Category Archives: Surfcoast Century

100 minutes for Charity, the power of the internet and Jen is not a Chicken

This is a guest post by my younger sister, Jen, who accepted a spur of the moment challenge on twitter the other night which ended with her racing across London in time to be interviewed by a guy who is … Continue reading

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Surf Coast Century – Don’t loiter at the base of the cliffs

John Jacoby, race director for the inaugural Surf Coast Century Ultra Marathon, described the spectacular beach sections of the course and suggested that staying close to the water and not stopping was good for our health and safety… Hearing these words, and … Continue reading

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Pre Race Motivation from Up There Bazzaley

I’ve had the privilege of training alongside Up There Bazzaley over the past 6 months in preparation for the Surf Coast Century. Ahead of the race this weekend, we have all been emailing, texting and calling to share our nerves … Continue reading

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The quiet whisper of an Ultra – calling my name

Well with only a matter of weeks left, the only thing that separates me from my first Ultra is the Mainpeak Multisport in Perth. It is creeping very much closer. My training is on track, I’ve been getting out for … Continue reading

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How to turn Legs into Lead – a run with the Sensational Barry Sisters

This weekend just gone, for my long run, Annie took us out for a long run – which she described as ‘a bit of a challenge’. With only a week to go until the start of the Salomon Trail Running Series, … Continue reading

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Salomon Trail Series race – Studley Park is only 2 weeks away

It’s only a couple of weeks to go til the start of the Salomon Trail Run series for 2012. With that in mind, and starting to build up my weekly long runs ahead of the Surfcoast Century later in the … Continue reading

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Rightio… What’s next?.. I know. Let’s run 100km. Follow my journey…..

That’s right folks. This is the next biggy for me this year. There will be some diversions along the way, what with a trail running series, a multisport race and a national Adventure Racing series to fit in as well, … Continue reading

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