Category Race report

A day with Doctors without Borders / Médecins sans Frontières

There is no light in the room, it is still very dark and I can hear the chanting of the morning prayer “Allaaaaah Akbar”. What time is it ? I look at my wrist where lays a watch too big for me.

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Paris Marathon 2015

And so, my faith was sealed. I had raised more funds than my goal and I had met with Scott Jurek,

A guide to trail running in Vietnam (Mt Fansipan on your own)

probably the best thing to do in Vietnam if you are a trail runner or a mountain lover. To climb Mount Fansipan, the highest summit..

Nilgiris 100 kms and the IT Band issues

I could see the tree plantations going up the hill in an organized chaos so descriptive of India. It smelt so good, like, if tea and spices were both perfect combinations. And then, at kilometer 50, the right knee just abandoned, leaving me bitter and sorrow.
– “So now what ?”

Thailand Ultramarathon 50Kms

Race organizer, Marcus, had led the comically understated briefing, highlights including:

“Watch your footsteps, you should not get bit by any snakes, but if you do, remember the shape and color of it, so we know which anti-venom to use. We wouldn’t want you to get the wrong one…”