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Spartan Race Beast – Mud, hills, trails… the Beast is back!

This weekend saw around 3000 runners brave the elements and head down toPippingford Park for the Spartan Race Beast. The Beast, the longest Spartan Race currently available in the UK, was set to be the pinnacle of the Spartan Race calendar and where a lot of fellow runners would finally earn their Trifecta medal, earned for running at least…

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Endurer Dash – Hills, mud, feathers, more hills

Last weekend, our feathered friend, Muddy Ducks, went back to where it all started for him, the Endurer Dash. This event, taking place across two days, involves, on the Saturday, an 8k course and, on the Sunday, a 14k course. Muddy Ducks decided, that for balance, he should try both. Here’s how he got on; Less than…

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Coming up: October

October brings cooler weather, colour changing leaves and, in the world of Trails and Adventures, it bring all this; Vision Wild Run, Great Tew, Oxfordshire Saturday 4th October Both the 5k and 10k runs include a series of both man-made and natural obstacles, which you and your friends can tackle. Challenging your mental and physical strength, skills…

Me, the Beard and my hard-earned Medal of Honour

Dirty Dozen Races – Was this the perfect OCR?

A couple of weekends ago, I was glammed up in a suit, bow tie and shiny shoes to get married and this weekend, I was back in my running kit, ready to get muddy, with the new Mrs. Hush kind of ready to get muddy too. How time changes us… The Hop Farm Family Park…

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Mud, Sweat and Beer… and more feathers

  An additional review, to that previously advertised, is brought to you via our feathered friends at Muddy Ducks. They flew all the way to Daventry this time, to sample what the folks over at Mud, Sweat and Beer had to offer. Here’s how they got on. After attending Mud, Sweat and Beer‘s summer event,…

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Spartan Race Sprint, Cambridge

Apologies for the delay on this report but, as I’ve previously mentioned, I’m getting married this week so I’ve a preoccupied (I know I keep mentioning it but I’m a little excited!). I digress – last weekend, myself, my fiancée and a couple of friends travelled up to Cambridge to see what Monsieur’s Tuffnell and…