life in hiroshima and beyond

Posts from September 2012

Ben Nevis 2012

Ben Nevis is the UK’s highest mountain and although, at only 1344m, it is relatively low compared to many of Japan’s peaks, it is still a rough mountain to run. In fact, I find the Ben Nevis mountain race just as (if not more) tough as an Ironman triathlon or the 100 mile Mt Fuji […]

Evening recce in the Trough of Bowland

Last night I joined a few my dad’s fell running clubmates in the Trough of Bowland on a recce of a race they are hosting at the Hodder Valley Show this weekend. It was a beautiful clear evening and although a little soggy underfoot in parts, very runnable. Hopefully the good weather will hold and […]