Discovering history though running
Date: 18.10.2020 Time: 1:16:23 Distance: 21.1km In the middle of September I raced the Müggelturm half marathon and received a free entry into their sister race, the Müggelsee half marathon for winning my age group. Andy, who beat me in the final sprint in Müggelturm, also won an entry into Müggelsee – so the stage […]
Date: 12.09.2020 Time: 7:10:22 Distance: 61.2km After a fun Night Trail race on Thursday it was time for my main event on Saturday. The K65 was actually 61km, due to a route change that came as a result of the Covid-19 adjustments. But either way it was still a huge day out in the mountains, […]
Date: 10.09.2020 Time: 34:07 Distance: 6.6km The Innsbruck Alpine Trailrun Festival is an event that Caro has done several times in the past, but I hadn’t yet done. Amazingly the races were not only going ahead despite Covid-19, but they were still accepting entry. I decided on the 65km event on Saturday, plus the 7km […]
Date: 06.09.2020 Time: 1:21:41 Distance: 21.1km The vast majority of races around the world have been postponed, or outright cancelled. Conveniently for me, one of these postponed races was the Müggelturm Half, which was due to happen in spring, but got pushed back to later in the year. I hadn’t entered until the day before […]
Date: 20.06.2020 Time: 33:37 (2:41 team) Distance: 8.44km (marathon) In lieu of any real races this spring & summer the local running group in Berlin set up a ‘Marathon as a Team Relay’ race. The idea was that in teams of 3, 4 or 5 you’d run a marathon distance between you over the weekend. […]
A wet and windy experience on the German coast.