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Race Report : Discovery Run, Petworth Park, West Sussex, 30th May 2015

This inaugural race, set in the beautiful grounds of the Petworth Estate, attracted over 1,000 runners taking part in the half marathon, 10km or 5km distance. We ran the half marathon. It was a thoroughly enjoyable event; well organised and … Continue reading

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Race Report : Endurance Life CTS, Sussex Half Marathon 21st March 2015

This is a very well organised and beautiful event. Above all, it’s canicross friendly with wide compact paths, a friendly vibe and water stations. I would highly recommend the Endurance Life CTS Sussex event to anyone looking for something special in the … Continue reading

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Race Report : Women Only Brutal 10km, Long Valley, 24th Jan 2015

When the alarm went off on race day morning the first thing I did was check the weather. “Please, please let the forecast I saw late last night miraculously change from 3ºC to 10ºC?” But, alas no, it wasn’t to be. Even Super … Continue reading

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Introducing canicross – my top tips on running with your dog

I wanted to do a write-up for anyone considering taking up canicross with their dog(s). If you’ve been to any of the Brutal, Human Race, CTS or other canicross friendly off-road events you may have noticed a group of people … Continue reading

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Race Report : Brutal Long Valley 10km, 15th Nov 2014

Now I know why these races are called Brutal. But I loved every minute of it! I believe this Brutal is regarded as the wettest of the courses (there are far worse though from a mud ‘n bog perspective coming … Continue reading

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Race Report : Brutal 10km, Woolmer 18th October 2014

With names like Grunge Alley, Dead Man’s Bog, Muddy Corner & The Bird Bath, you’d have to be from planet Zog not to expect to be in the need of a good shower (or two!) after this race! Yes, Brutal … Continue reading

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Race Report : Hard As Snails, 6th Sep 2014

The Hard As Snails 10km has to be one of my favourite canicross events in the racing calendar; partly because it is local and set in gorgeous scenery but largely because it was my first ever canicross race when I took … Continue reading

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