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About Simon Green

Ultra and fell running vegetarian. Accelerate supported athlete, aspiring coach, habitual blogger.

The Hard Bit

  The momentum is already too great, any semblance of control I had only a second ago has dissipated, and so I crash to the ground for the third time in the last two miles and then roll off the … Continue reading

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A Purer Form of Purpose

  “Do what you can, with what you have, where you are” –┬áTheodore Roosevelt About fifteen minutes┬ábefore we are due to start the race, the heavens have opened. Rain pounds the ground around me as I stand, camera in hand, … Continue reading

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Serotinal

The chill in the early morning air is palpable, so I pull the sleeves down on my shirt to keep it at bay a little longer before laboriously manoeuvring my feet into a pair of well worn shoes. It shouldn’t … Continue reading

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Write it Down

  I’ve been running a regular route through the Porter Valley and up to the Oxstones on the boundary of the Peaks for the best part of ten years, and this last weekend, I ran a PB on it. At … Continue reading

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Mountain Hardwear Singletrack 3litre Race Vest – Review

In truth I had a bit of advance notice with the Singletrack, as my wife already owns the larger six litre ‘Fluid’ version which has been on sale at Accelerate for a while, which I love. I’ve even been known … Continue reading

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