Last Saturday, me and Jo had a go at Urban Attack at the Manchester Velodrome. This is definitely an obstacle “race!” The course is very short (it’s set on the BMX track) and you dash your way round against the clock. The fastest go through to the next round, until the best 15 males and … Read more Fun at Urban Attack 2015
Our big weekend is over! Me and Linda have been working up to this for a long time now and it was great fun! On Saturday we drove down to Leamington Spa to do the Wolf Run (www.thewolfrun.com) 10k extreme race. Running and swimming through lakes, through a shed load of mud, over obstacles, big … Read more Wolf Run and Tough Mudder in one weekend…
We have a busy year this year, with lots of events to go play at, so to help keep track of it all, I made our “Upcoming Events” page. And now it’s up to date! Take a look at what we have done so far, and what we got lined up in September. Click here … Read more Updated the Upcoming Events page.
September is going tyo be a big month for us, with plenty of fun and games. Not least of which is happening on September 21st…I’m talking about Born Survivor! “BORN SURVIVOR is a Military Assault Course themed event, designed by members of the elite corps of Mountain and Artic Warfare specialists of the Royal Marine … Read more Upcoming events: Born Survivor – 21st Sept.
Because I get bored far too easily, I’ve lined up a few events for the upcoming year. If you want to check them out, click on the Upcoming Events page. We have already done the Yorkshire Warrior and Dirty Weekend and the next on the list is the Sheffield Man of Steel! Their website describes it … Read more Upcoming Events: Sheffield Man of Steel – Sunday July 21st.
It’s finally been announced! This years Yorkshire Tough Mudder is being held at our regular training ground of Broughton Hall! Yes, where we regularly train. Where we store most of our heavy, smelly, horrible training toys. Where we all have cried, sweated, fallen, shivered. Where we spent last summer soaked to the skin. Where … Read more Tough Mudder is coming to Skipton…
Why I train like I do…so I can spend my spare time doing this like this:
Linda and I are all set to go for the Sheffield Man of Steel (click here) this Sunday. Me and Jane did it last year in our preparation for the Nettle Warrior and I had a great time, so decided to have a go again this year. We are doing the 5km version (even though … Read more Sheffield Man of Steel
Its been a few weeks now since we did the UKs first Tough Mudder and i have finally gotten round to collecting the photos taken by the lovely Nick. If you are interested in seeing what happened, click here.
Tough mudder Actually, its less than 1 week until I enter my first Tough Mudder (click here for details)…its this coming Sunday! Now lets see if all my pontificating about training bears fruit…