Tag: The Wall

Member of the Month: June 2019

Member of the month for June is Cees van der Land. Cees ran his first ultra-marathon a few months before he was first awarded member of the month, in November 2017. A TBH member since 2013, he’s represented both England and The Netherlands in international events, most recently (we think) in the Ultra World Championships …

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Race Report: Sunderland Urban Ultra 2018

Sunderland Urban Ultra Saturday 3rd November 2018 Report by Michael Nemeth   WARNING: The Urban Ultra is a very long race, so a very long report is needed. Firstly, I’ll start with a little bit of background. Ever since my first Great North Run, back in 2012, someone told me about The Wall which is …

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TBH Member of the Month: June 2017

They say all good things come to those who wait, so it gives me great pleasure to announce the winner of June’s TBH Member of the Month is IAN WALTON.   As most of you will know, Ian trained for nigh on a year to run in The Wall ultra-marathon, a 69 miles trek from …

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Kielder Ultra Trail Race report

Thankfully, Simon Pryde‘s sport bulletins are more current than his (excellent) race reports, otherwise he’d be telling his listeners England had just won the Football World Cup. In 1966!!   Kielder Ultra Trail Race: 27th April, 2014   Right, I’ve been badgered into this, and some people just will not leave me in peace. A …

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The Wall Ultra race report 2014

After completing his first ultra at the weekend Adrian Brooks reports there more to running than quick times and PB’s.  The tag line of the rat race ultra marathon is ‘you’ve had 2000 years to train’. Now that’s not strictly true for me.   The journey to running this, my inaugural ultra at 69 miles, …

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