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Might Contain Nuts – Winter Race Report

The Might Contain Nuts (MCN) series of races are well loved in South Wales.  How popular they are further afield I am not sure.  Since the ultra is not part of the ‘magic’ numbers (50 Miles, 100K or even 100 … Continue reading

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Lakes in a Day – Race Report

The Lakes in a Day was my first Ultra outside of South Wales. My first ever Ultra was the Might Contain Nuts ultra in March, a 40 miler over the Black Mountains. I’d then done the Preseli Beast (32 Miles), and Run Walk Crawl South Wales 50. The Run Walk Crawl event was absolutely amazing. It has a high dropout rate and 3200M of climb. I’d managed that OK, so was feeling a little confident that I could do the 4000M, 50 miles of the Lakes in a day, but…. Continue reading

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