Wadi Bih – Tale of Two Races

Wadi Bih – Tale of Two Races

Solo 72km Hurricane and Relay 72km Fun Run in the Sun Wadi Bih is famous for two things: a relatively easy Solo 72km run and a Fun Team 72km Relay on the first weekend in February. This year I doubled up, running Friday’s Solo 72km and Saturday’s Team 72km Relay. Why?...
Tropic of Cancer Ultra Marathon

Tropic of Cancer Ultra Marathon

A tale of two runners When the eminent Max Calderan announces a running project, UAE trail runners expect an epic endurance event: like the first Tropic of Cancer Ultra Marathon. With routes set up for 10km, half-marathon, marathon and 50km runs somewhere near the...
Chicago Marathon 2016

Chicago Marathon 2016

“Oh no…” Those were the first words that I uttered when I realised that my application to run the Chicago Marathon had been accepted, my name picked out in the ballot amongst thousands of applicants, having entered some months previously when I was sure that I didn’t...