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Ellie Greenwood
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Salomon sponsored ultrarunner
Salomon sponsored ultrarunner

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A good old fashioned foot race
A couple of weekends ago I toed the line at another race for a bit of fun and in an attempt to try work my way back to fitness.  I had never raced Squamish 23k before, although in past years I had raced the 50k and 50 mile distance, but both of those are be...
A good old fashioned foot race
A good old fashioned foot race
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Baby races
Running in Castlegar ahead of The Green Race 25k.  Photo: Martin Cai. So after very, very, very little racing in 2016 I launched off my 2017 race season with a local 15k trail race ... in July.  Sometimes I find it's better that I don't over analyse that se...
Baby races
Baby races
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One massize complex & confusing jigsaw puzzle
Firstly, please ignore if you are looking for a post with scenic trail pics or race reports.  I appreciate the injury updates can be pretty boring stuff for most folks out there but it's a month since my last update so I figured it was time to update again ...

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And the slow train rolls on ...
Month One.   OMG I
cannot do my favorite race that I have trained for months for.   OMG I am in such great fitness and this is
the worst thing ever that I’ve got injured a month before my key race of the
year.   So, so sad. Month Two.   Ok, this
injury is r...
And the slow train rolls on ...
And the slow train rolls on ...
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7 months and counting
Good lord, I could have almost produced another human life in the amount of time that I have been injured!  Seven months and counting since that fateful day where I went for a totally normal run and thought, 'hmm, that's an odd pain in my groin'.  There has...
7 months and counting
7 months and counting
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Team Red White & Blue Trail Running Camp
Liza demonstrating how to deal with problems on the trail ... problems are always more manageable when wearing an octopus hat:) This past weekend I had the honour in attending the Team Red White & Blue trail running camp in Rocksprings, Texas.  I was lucky ...

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Dreams are made to be broken.
I remember the night of the workout.  It was my usual weekly VFAC trail interval session on a Thursday evening in Stanley Park.  It was late April and so the light was lasting a little longer and the weather was getting a little more enjoyable, and certainl...
Dreams are made to be broken.
Dreams are made to be broken.
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Salomon Advanced Week
For quite a few years Salomon has been holding an 'Advanced Week' every April where they get a group of us runners together to spend time with the shoe and apparel designers from Salomon HQ in Annecy, France to talk shop.  Well, ok - it's not all talk, it's...
Salomon Advanced Week
Salomon Advanced Week
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The Chuckanut Tradition
This past weekend I raced Chuckanut 50k in Bellingham, Washington for the 6th time.  I am sure this is by far the most times that I have run any one race but it's not without reason.  Chuckanut is a short drive over the US border from Vancouver, it's at a g...
The Chuckanut Tradition
The Chuckanut Tradition
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Les Templiers
I knew that I had not had a great year of running so far, that was pretty darn obvious and I couldn't ignore the fact but it was not until I read the iRunFar race preview that the stark reality set in - I had not even toed the start line of a trail ultra in...
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