Category: OCR Race

Pretty Muddy Kids

As my niece and nephews get older I find it increasingly difficult to buy something they would like for Birthdays and Christmases. When they were younger it was much easier to buy the latest toy, that they would inevitably grow out of in months,… Continue Reading “Pretty Muddy Kids”

Nuclear Races – The Big One

On Saturday 19th May, when most were sipping on mimosas and watching the Royal Wedding, others were preparing for epic muddy fun at the Nuclear Secret Bunker. For the first time, on a morning of an OCR race I woke to bright blue skies… Continue Reading “Nuclear Races – The Big One”

London Winter Walk

Sunday 14th January saw me take on my first challenge of the year, London Winter Walk – A 20km walk organised by Action Challenge as part of the Ultra Challenge series. It was the first event I have taken part in with these guys… Continue Reading “London Winter Walk”

The Bucket List

The “Bucket List.” Often seen as the list of things you want to see, do or accomplish in your lifetime – before you “kick the bucket.” I have read so many bucket lists lately. I’m not sure why so many bucket lists are suddenly… Continue Reading “The Bucket List”

Nuclear Blast – 2017

Nuclear Races are known for award winning fun; relentless amounts of mud over undulating terrain with numerous obstacles in between. Nuclear Blast certainly followed suit. After deferring my entry for Nuclear Rush after the London Marathon I returned to have some muddy good fun.… Continue Reading “Nuclear Blast – 2017”

Return to Fit4OCR

Today was a good day, it was the day I returned to Fit4OCR (an obstacle course training facility), after a year of being absent from the arena. After months of just focusing on cardio, this summer my focus is to get back my physical… Continue Reading “Return to Fit4OCR”

Rat Race Dirty Weekend

I have never been one for camping. Don’t get me wrong I love being outdoors. I simply do not enjoy spending the night sleeping on the floor and in the cold. However, when a group of my Boot Camp friends decided to sign up for… Continue Reading “Rat Race Dirty Weekend”

New Year, New Goals

With only a few days remaining for 2016 it is time to refocus and look forward to the year ahead. From the 1st of January, my 15 week training plan for the London Marathon kicks in along with a big change to my diet… Continue Reading “New Year, New Goals”

2016 Round Up

As the year is drawing to a close I can’t help but look back on the obstacles I have overcome this year. If you asked me how I thought 2016 would go this time last year I’m pretty sure that I would be a… Continue Reading “2016 Round Up”

Do It Like A Commando…..

  Saturday saw me complete the final race in the diary for 2016 – Commando Series. We certainly saved the best for last. I have completed many OCR races this year; Gauntlet Games, WAR, London Rat Race and even Bear Grylls survival race. But… Continue Reading “Do It Like A Commando…..”

Being a WAR Marshall!

I don’t often say no to races but when WAR – Warrior Adrenaline Race – released their race date for September two days before I was due to go on holiday I had to say no. So when Regiment Fitness send an email requesting… Continue Reading “Being a WAR Marshall!”

Bear Grylls Survival Race

When I signed up for Bear Grylls Survival Race, I was extremely excited. When someone famous puts there name against an event, you would be wouldn’t you. I watch many of the Bear Grylls programmes, so I suppose the expectations were high! I had… Continue Reading “Bear Grylls Survival Race”