Well done to everyone who battled the conditions and completed the Old County Tops Fell Race. 37 miles and 10,000ft of ascent! Great wins for #TeamMountainFuel Nicky Spinks (1st ladies team) & Andrew Slattery and Steve Angus with the combined V90 title, 3rd year in a row they’ve won. Also great runs from team mates … continue reading »
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Congratulations to #TeamMountainFuel Kirsty Hall winning the Charlesworth Chase fell race yesterday, 1st lady. Kirsty had a tight race with fellow team mate Paul Nelson but beat him downing the beer at the finish… he may never live that down. However finishing 1st V50 helped to soften the blow.
Last year I wrote a few tips to consider when competing at the Three Peaks. One of them was to never feel like you are over exerting yourself before you’ve reached Ingleborough – otherwise you risk a world of pain at the hands of Whernside. However, this year I had to ignore my own advice … continue reading »
Well done to Paul Wilson on completing the #BobGraham round 66 miles, 42 peaks and 27,000ft ascent. Paul attempted his first round last year in horrendous conditions as part of his Montane Spine Race training and narrowly missed out on 24 hours. This time he smashed it in 22hours 23 mins.
Well done to #TeamMountainFuel Katie Kaars Sijpesteijn & Casper Kaars Sijpesteijn, it’s a magic moment when you complete a Bob Graham Round, made even better when you smash your expectations and post the second fastest female time along with what has to be the fastest combined time for a couple… 17 hours 57 mins to complete 42 fells, 66 … continue reading »