Kandersteg Swiss Ski Marathon

Kandersteg Swiss Ski Marathon

Race No 2 for Team Zerbaz (Jean Charles is from Zermatt and I’m from Arbaz), and we’d chosen the long course at Kandersteg, the longest, hardest race in Switzerland this year at 36km and 3600m to climb. After some deliberation 

The Mythic – and Tough – Sierre-Zinal

The Mythic – and Tough – Sierre-Zinal

What a course, what ambiance, what a tough run! I finally got to run this mythic race after having to drop out before the start last year due to a nasty accident a week before.

Ayaho had already completed the …

What a run!

What a run!

With the warmer weather arriving I’ve started running and biking again, and found a fantastic running route yesterday. The big challenge here is that most of the time you’re either going seriously uphill, or seriously downhill, so training at low-medium …

Summer 2012

La Fouly campsite way down below

La Fouly campsite way down below

Well what a summer it has been! Slow to warm up after the very snowy winter, with a cooler than usual June and July, but an absolutely blazing August. This is in stark contrast …

Winter 2011-12

What a winter it was this year. I finally hung up the skis on 28th April after the big race and the best snow season in decades. Here are a few pictures to illustrate….

Time to dig out again!

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