No Salt Ultra Marathon? (Classic Quarter 2016)

I like trains. I like long train journeys, especially sleeper train journeys. I was going to travel on the Night Riveria train, from London to Penzance in far west England. Actually it was Cornwall, not England. Cornish is now considered a minority ethnicity in Britain. I woke up in Cornwall. Someone once said, “Cornwall was like another country, not… Read more »

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Eating While Running a Marathon

It had been two months since my last personal marathon. I wanted to do another one. I planned a 22km route to take me from my house in Moscow to meet my friend Hans. Then we would run another 20km on the trails in Filievsky Park for a full marathon distance. It was November in… Read more »

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