Alrighty then, so last weekend I took a couple days off and made it to Alsace with a friend to visit the area and of course run a half marathon. Why else would a runner go out of town!? We headed out of Grenoble Thursday afternoon making a pit stop in Chambéry to pick out… Continue reading Half marathon in Alsace !
Crazy mountain climbing going on all this month! June 1st: 15k / 1,018 meters / 2:45:00 And today: 26.5k / 1,823 meters / 4:23:00 Feels good to be climbing again. I cut back for a week or so, not sure why, but the legs just didn’t want to go there. All is right in the… Continue reading 2 mountain runs!
Very happy to say that my running motivation is back in full swing, unfortunately my blogging motivation has slipped a little. So just a quick recap to prove to the world that YES Ben does still run… May 27: 20k May 28: 20k May 31: 22k Total for the month 180k with 4,400 meters climbed. … Continue reading Multi run post!
I have been really good about biking lately, every day since my race on Sunday I’ve biked 5 to 10 kms including today. Managed to get 20k run along the river, wasn’t sure what I was going to do today…at first I didn’t even think I would do 10k, but as I went along I… Continue reading 20k along the river! Post run um beverages! Poem
Well here it is Tuesday already! Sunday I ran a 28k mountain trail race in the southern section of the Chartreuse mountains. We climbed 1,550 meters as well! The weather was perfect thank goodness and while the temperature was a bit high, we were in the forest most of the time so it was pretty… Continue reading Sunday race!
It looks like I just might be getting my groove back! Had a good run up the mountain today, didn’t push myself to exhaustion just went with the flow and still had some energy left over at the end. Was able to balance my phone on low branch and set up this action shot! And… Continue reading A good mountain run! Action shots! Poem
Okay, okay it’s not the end of the world if I don’t run and I fully realise that, it just feels like the end of the world. So for just the third time of the month I did just that, I ran…and, well it wasn’t absolutely horrible! It took a couple of days of psychological… Continue reading Trying to get motivated! Fish! Cat! Poem.