Lost. Mojo. Reward offered.

It’s been more than 2 months since I ran the North Face 100 (which was amazeballs btw), yet I haven’t managed to finish a proper race report, or blog about anything useful… or for that matter log any decent miles. What the actual…. Yup.. it’s official.. I’ve lost my running …

Goal Time! TNF100

My experiences running the Great Walks and the Grand Canyon earlier this year taught me, among other things, one very valuable lesson about doing epic shit. That lesson being, epic shit doesn’t just happen. You have to make it happen. So it was with that thought in mind that I …

Grand Canyon Ultra

As we ran along the Tonto Trail that edges along the southern plateau of the Grand Canyon, I suddenly found myself separated from my running companion, and in that moment I took the opportunity to stop for a minute and catch my breath . In those few precious minutes, the …

An Exercise in Patience

Recovering from a serious running injury isn’t fun. Or glamorous. But its worth putting the time and dedication in to do it right. Anyone that knows me well would attest to me being a pretty impatient person. I want it now. It really doesn’t matter what ‘it’ is, I’m all …

Great Runs on RadioSport

This morning I was fortunate enough to have an opportunity to talk to Mark Richardson on RadioSport Breakfast about the Great Runs project. Take a listen here if you fancy. This post was originally published on greatruns.co.nz, created to support my charity project to run all nine of NZ’s Great …

Here we go!!

Wow this came around fast. This weekend, its all on! Here comes the fun bit!!! Come tomorrow morning (Saturday), I’m flying down to Invercargill from Wellington, catching a bus to Bluff, then a ferry to Stewart Island, where I’ll meet up with my gracious hosts for the weekend, the fantastic …