RUN THE WORLD, SANTIAGO, LEG 2

I love South America, it’s a diverse, exciting, and entertaining continent. I boasts Iguasu – the world’s largest waterfalls, the mighty Andes mountains and vibrant cities including Rio and Buenos Aires. But Patagonia and Chile are probably my favourite. Chile looks like myself, long and skinny. Ranging from the Atacama desert in the North to… Continue reading RUN THE WORLD, SANTIAGO, LEG 2

RUN THE WORLD, ANTARCTICA, LEG 1

RunTheWorld, Antarctica, start time: Friday, 23 November 2012, 14:06 GMT. 7 ultra marathons on 7 continents in 7 days was always going to be a tough ask logistically and athletically. Actually getting to Antarctica is an absolute highlight of my life. Incredible both in terms of its beauty but also the hostility of the environment.… Continue reading RUN THE WORLD, ANTARCTICA, LEG 1

LESSONS FROM WEAKNESS – Why I run

Desire is frequently stronger than fear. For me, the desire for a challenge and to test myself tend to exceed a fear of failure. Love is definitely stronger than fear. Many life and death stories bear this out. Setting a challenge that is sufficiently difficult and committing to it 100% is a sure way to… Continue reading LESSONS FROM WEAKNESS – Why I run

7 ULTRAS ON 7 CONTINENTS IN 7 DAYS – Join the fun!

One of the things that will keep me going when I’m tired, jet lagged or cold is knowing that this challenge is much more than a bloke with a big nose running in different parts of the world. The more important bit is┬áto get AT LEAST 5,000 people to take part in RunTheWorld – walking,… Continue reading 7 ULTRAS ON 7 CONTINENTS IN 7 DAYS – Join the fun!