Now, 6 weeks on, and the injuries have cleared. The purpose of this series of blogs is to bring to life for you the process of getting fit for my next “A” race which will be the Centurion Racing Autumn 100 in October.
Barkley is an extraordinary event. Laz has fought hard over the years, to retain its true spirit. From the minute you arrive at camp you realise just how special this race is, because it is so low-key.
I believed I was going to finish. I believed that I was going to run 206 miles, and climb and descend 12,000m. You have to believe. But believing is one thing. Actually finishing is another.