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It’s not all about Wimbledon – Ultra marathons are getting some exposure on the BBC, Notebook

It’s not all about Wimbledon – Ultra marathons are getting some exposure on the BBC

BBC Sport’s not all about Wimbledon. To my amazement I spotted on its website a quiz all about – wait for it – ultra marathons. And there was me thinking that ultra-marathoning was safe in its obscurity. Anyway, no complaints. Fabulous that the sport is getting the exposure.

By | Notebook | Thursday, 27 June 2013 at 3:00 am

The fun running blog: Journey to the Ultra Trail Mont Blanc (UTMB), Notebook

The fun running blog: Journey to the Ultra Trail Mont Blanc (UTMB)

I am a ‘fun runner’ with one steady pace, reasonable stamina and a lot of stubborn determination. A perfect combination for ultra marathons – which is classed as anything over the standard 26.2 mile marathon distance.

By | Notebook | Friday, 1 February 2013 at 5:47 pm

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