Here is my dose of TOP FINDS, a list of what I’m enjoying or pondering at the moment featuring new trail running event, outdoor gear, Pop-up store and more!
As with any trail/mountain race, long or short, the shoes are the most important choice you make. Put it simply – wrong trail shoes and you’re screwed.
About this time last year (September 2015) I said YES to one crazy adventure in Mongolia. Five months later and I found myself running on a frozen river, in -40C and in an area heavily populated by wolves.
What’s your ideal holiday? Mine is somewhere in the mountains… I like spending as much time as I can up there – running, fast-packing, hiking or just walking. Anything will do, as long as it’s up and down, on the trails… Continue Reading
Runner or running fan and in Chamonix for the UTMB week? Then you simply must come to our Like the Wind Issue #10 Launch and UTMB after party. Last year was our first year and we had a great time.… Continue Reading
I’m sat on the plane to Geneva. Had only 3 hours sleep; work and last minute packing and life admin came first. As usual. I’m sat on the plan to Geneva. Not for business, nor for family or beach holiday.… Continue Reading
Beautiful, stunning and hilly… this is Scotland! I love Scotland. A lot. It reminds me of my home. My country. My Slovakian hills and mountains. I first fell in love with Scotland back in 2014 when I cycled across it (Adidas team… Continue Reading
Here is my very irregular dose of TOP FINDS, a list of what I’m enjoying or pondering at the moment including new conference, bars, race and more!
It’s not how to run, it’s why we run. (by Like the Wind Mag) Why do you run? Why do you run long distances? Whenever I tell someone I like running for long hours I get asked the same question. NO… Continue Reading
Do the things and make the stuff that make your soul say FUCK yeah! And so I did… Every year for my birthday I aim to do something rad, something I love and with people I like. And this year was no… Continue Reading
Come and watch special film screening of Langtang, a film by champion ultra-runner Kilian Jornet, on the anniversary of the Nepal earthquake. With our Like the Wind team we’re brining you the opportunity to watch this amazing Langtang film and support… Continue Reading
It’s fair to say that I quite like putting my body and mind through extremes not only in sport but also in my life. Having just come back from ‘adventure holiday’ in Mongolia where I spent ten days in mild -40… Continue Reading
Running in extreme temperatures, hot or extremely cold requires a different approach to training but not only that, you will also need to pick your running kit wisely. Very wisely! I’ve learned my lesson during the preparation for my last… Continue Reading
A picture is worth a thousand words… For me, photographs act as a warehouse where I store my memories and feelings. No one can capture the moments and emotions without saying a single word better than the photos. Uber-powerful, that’s… Continue Reading
Someday everything will make perfect sense. So for now, laugh at the confusion, smile through the tears, and keep reminding yourself that everything happens for a reason. The first stage of planning to do something big makes everything seem so… Continue Reading