New for 2013 - 190 miles in 6 days - The Wainwright Coast to Coast Route:
8th - 14th June: how about trying something really tough (but hopefully achievable)? Running coast to coast (190 miles) in 6 days - road support along the way so you don't have to carry more than a day sack. Sleep in youth hostels, bunk barns. Aim to average 4 miles an hour - so with breaks for food, on some days we will be out for 8 - 11 hours...EVERYONE STAYS TOGETHER. Itinerary: start Saturday 8th June 2.00pm (St Bees Cumbria) - 20 miles; Sun 26 miles; Mon 37 very hard miles!!! Tues 26 miles; Wed 34 miles; Thurs 31 miles; Frid 19 miles - finish in Robin Hood's Bay - transport to cars or train stations - home by Friday evening. Cost: £499 including transport B and B 6 nights, road support - ONLY 3 PLACES LEFT so hurry up and decide - you do not want to miss this trip
Other dates for your diaries:
11th May 2013 - UK first Running and Mindfulness Training day - Jim Rogers acomplished ultra runner and Mindfulness Coach will present 3 mindfulness sessions. There will also be a guided trail run (2 groups / 2 speeds/distances) - veggy lunch included. Cost: £70
July 13th & 14th - Two Dales Weekend. Great opportunity to attempt two long runs in a row over rough trails. Spend the night in Kettlewell Youth Hostel. Run back to Pateley Bridge along scenic Dales Way. Both days approx 26 miles. Excellent training for any ultra or multiday event like Marathon de Sables. Cost: £175 for 2 days guided running, B and B accommodation and evening meal. Min 4 people.
Email me if you are interested: email@example.com or ring 01765 603506 or 07969260858
Please Note: weekends are filling up fast - I am full till mid August already but I have some availability in the week. There are still places on the 2 Dales week end and the Coast to Coast week.
"you realise that your anxieties have slipped unnoticed from your shoulders. And you stride forward into the unknown with new hope in your heart"
Richard Askwith Feet in the Clouds