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If at first you don’t succeed…

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Saturday 15th September saw my 5th attempt at the High Peak 40 Mile Challenge, a race that I first did in 2006 as a walker, and finished in last place after 14hrs.  This year I was aiming for another PB, which meant beating 2008’s result and completing it in under 8hrs.  I am happy to say I managed it in 7hrs 46mins. I’d been very lazy since bailing out at 23 miles in 2009, and needed to get ‘back on the horse’ so to speak.  Despite having taken a massive break for the last few years, getting back into shape … Continue reading

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