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The London Royal Parks Foundation 50km Ultra Event

The London Royal Parks Ultra took place on Sunday 12th October, 2014. The Trek and Run team took part, here’s our report. Dave was supported during the race by; Gore Running Wear – Gore making brilliant running kit, well worth checking out - http://www.goreapparel.co.uk/ Columbia Sportswear – Columbia made the training shoes I wore - http://www.columbiasportswear.co.uk/ Push Nutrition – Clean running energy gels - http://www.pushnutrition.eu/ Garmin Action Cameras – Dave used the Garmin Virb Elite camera to film the event - https://buy.garmin.com/en-GB/GB/outdoor/action-cameras/virb-elite/prod119594.html First of all, here’s a short film to give you an idea of the…

The Paris EcoTrail 30km and 50km Events, France

The Paris EcoTrail 30 and 50km Events were held on Saturday 24th March, 2012. First of all, here’s a film of the event, it’ll give you an idea of what to expect from the route. The 50km Event, by Dave Wise The Paris Eco Trail is probably the best ultra running event that practically nobody in the UK knows about. I certainly hadn’t heard of it before Jean-Marc invited me to take part, and none of my running mates had either. How had this passed us by?!! Well, for a…

The Wall Ultra, Cumbria & Northumberland, England

The Wall Ultra Run was organised by Rat Race Adventure Sports and held on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th June, 2012. First of all, here’s a film of the event, it’ll give you an idea of what to expect from the route. Review 1 by Dave Wise This was the first ever ‘Wall’ Ultra, and actually, my first ever Ultra run. Like most people I spoke to before the event at our start point of Carlisle Castle, I’d never run anything over 50km before (except for Kev, one of our…

The Endure24 Team Relay Race, Wasing Park, Reading, England, 2013

Trek and Run entered this event with solo and team representatives. Here’s a view of the day from the Team’s point of view. Below is our review of the event, and a film. Trek and Run were supported during this race by Asics www.asics.co.uk Windermere Marina Village www.wmv.co.uk Maxifuel www.maxifuel.com Adidas www.adidas.co.uk Canterbury Clothing www.canterbury.com & Helly Hansen Clothing www.hellyhansen.com Part 1, By Howard As with most things it happens through a random text or phone call or a chat in the pub. This time the phone went off and it was 52 marathon man Kevin…

The Endure24 Solo and Team Relay Race, Wasing Park, Reading, England, 2013

Trek and Run sent 2 teams to this event, a team and a Solo runner. Here’s a look at the day from the Solo runners point of view. Below is our review of the event, and a film. Trek and Run were supported during this race by Asics www.asics.co.uk Windermere Marina Village www.wmv.co.uk Maxifuel www.maxifuel.com Adidas www.adidas.co.uk Canterbury Clothing www.canterbury.com & Helly Hansen Clothing www.hellyhansen.com First of all, here’s a film of the event, it’ll give you an idea of what to expect from the route. This was a new challenge for me – I’d never…

The Wall, 2013, a 2 Day, 69 mile run across England

Here’s a look at this 2 day event, that crossed England via Hadrian’s Wall. Below is our review of the event, and a film. Trek and Run were supported during this race by Asics www.asics.co.uk The Quiet Site Campsite www.thequietsite.co.uk Maxifuel www.maxifuel.com Robens Tents www.robens.de Adidas www.adidas.co.uk Thermarest Sleeping Mats http://cascadedesigns.com/en/therm-a-rest Beyond The Beaten Track Pre Packed Food www.beyondthebeatentrack.com & Helly Hansen Clothing www.hellyhansen.com First of all, here’s a film of the event, it’ll give you an idea of what to expect from the route I’d taken part in this event in 2012 and loved it, so much…