Posts made in August 4th, 2012

New Video: Section 2, Getting on the (icy) Road

Posted by on Aug 4, 2012 in Running, YouTube Channel | 4 comments

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Naked river crossings in winter wonderland epic quest to find the start line

Posted by on Aug 4, 2012 in Survival, The Run Up | 4 comments

  I am writing this blog from my fingertips in the warmth and safety of a pitstop in a B&B, but in reality it was etched in my memory 4 days before. I am in the back of a 4×4 pickup being whisked along in the dark with the Magellan Straights to my left, my wife and sister wedged behind me seeking some shelter behind the cab from the 60mph sub-zero wind that is threatening to drive us silently into hypothermia, and my hands are clutched deep into the thick pelt of a husky hound to maintain some sensation. His eyes are watering with the wind chill but he is better adapted than me....

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