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Simon Bostock (Wildheart Baby)
Tattooed and slightly mad
Tattooed and slightly mad

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Mad March Mare
As part of my aim to try and enter and support smaller obstacle events, I signed up for the mad march mare, an event that is quite local to me at Hexham race course. I hadn't been doing any training since I had ran the bootneck challenge, so I knew this wou...

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No Ego Torch Challenge
So in a bid to take part in more local events. I found a local one a few miles from my house, the no ego torch challenge. A night run off road that required a head torch, or torch of some description, as it was only five miles I thought this should be relat...

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Tough Mudder 30
I decided that I fancied doing a German Tough Mudder event this year and found the easiest one to get to was NRW near to Neheim Hüsten so I booked my tickets. The first of my troubles with trains came when the first one was delayed, so I managed to miss my ...

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Tough Mudder 2017
It's been a while since I've felt like putting words down in regards to life. I mainly spent last year working on college assignments and taking part in Tough Mudder events, although given my lack of posts about them, you could be forgiven for thinking that...

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Training plan
So after I managed to do one run in December which was disappointing but you know how brains can be with the horrible wet weather and a total lack of motivation. I decided last week that I would get back to training for the upcoming Tough Mudder season, so ...

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Tough Mudder 26 - London South
Woke during the night for the toilet and Dean was passed out in a chair under the gazebo, then later on John, Paul and Martyn drunkenly arrived back from spending time with the Mudcro group, I was half deciding to help but my bag was lovely and warm, althou...

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Looking back on Tough Mudder
Well that was an interesting Tough Mudder season, fourteen events with three multi lap events, running and occasionally walking the course, setting up teams for the events and taking part with a whole swathe of new people and some familiar ones. If anyone h...

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Tough Mudder 24 - North West
We wanted and early start as Susan and I weren't staying over this time, my kit was thankfully almost dry so no low morale before starting. We checked into camping to avoid the registration queues. Susan held onto my dry robe, as the day wasn't warm and sli...

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Tough Mudder 25 - London South
In a slight change to the usual proceedings, camping was at the top of the hill above matterly bowl so there was no line of site for the scanners to connect to the servers so we couldn't pick up entry bibs on the Friday night, so it meant a trip down to the...

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Tough Mudder 23 - North West
Woke early so John and I could be in an early wave, we were meeting up with a friend of Stuart's but sadly couldn't find them. We got into the warm up area and danced about for a bit before heading for the start area and the pledging. Had a quick chat with ...
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