I’ve heard and reads lots of positive reviews about inov8 shoes. Majority of my trail running friends swear by them. I do know the brand and have got a couple of Inov8 running jackets but I’ve actually never owned a… Continue Reading
Yes, there are so many amazing books about running. I’ve read all the popular titles from Scott Jurek, Haruki Murakami and Dean Karnazes through to Chris McDougall and Lizzy Hwaker (and more). Each one of them tells different story, talks… Continue Reading
2016 was a big running year for me. If you were to try to find me on the race results lists, you would fail. I didn’t race that much. In fact, I ran only two races (or one, not sure).… Continue Reading
Watches, trackers, step counters, cadence monitors, and other similar wearable tech help to track our runs – time, distance, HR, laps. We can capture and measure quite a lot of data, however we will need to interpret it ourselves, unless we have a coach. Or… Continue Reading
A girl can’t have enough trail shoes. Full stop. With the new year comes new trainers, right? So I’ve decided to test the new Salomon S-Lab Wings. Well, I did get them just before Christmas…
Fancy a new challenge, a very tough and a new race to run? Here is your chance. An endurance athlete and five-time winner of the Ultra Trail du Mont Blanc ultra, Lizzy Hawker has announced a new race – the full course… Continue Reading
This year my training and racing were not synced at all. Work and the PT course took its toll and my training became inconsistent. I got injured before I headed out to Mongolia so couldn’t train properly and UTMR trail… Continue Reading
Here is my dose of TOP FINDS, a list of what I’m enjoying or pondering at the moment featuring new jacket for your next adventure, a virtual coach who will help you run right, a must-go-to mountain festival and more!
What’s next? Where are you off to? Those are the two questions I often get asked when I come back from my adventure/running holidays. Organised events and races do still interest me and there are some which I really want to do before… Continue Reading
Do you love running? Yes?! Then you simply must go and see this amazing theatre show about running – ‘Can You Hear Me Running?‘. It’s a play based on the real life experience of Louise Breckon Richards, a performer who lost her… Continue Reading
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