Atacama Crossing – What’s in the bag?

Greetings from San Pedro in Chile. Only three days to go before the start of the 2015 Atacama Crossing. Competitors in multi-day, self-sufficient, footraces face many challenges. These include the weather, sand, injuries, blisters, tiredness, thirst, lack of comfort and privacy, etc. But there is one challenge which ultimately could make or break your race... Continue Reading →

Countdown to Atacama Crossing – 5 weeks to go

Today marks the five-week countdown to my next desert running challenge – the Atacama Crossing - a 250km race from 4-10 October 2015 in the Atacama Desert in Chile. I have done many multi-stage desert races in recent years, but preparing for any new race remains a challenging process which requires much dedication and sacrifices.... Continue Reading →

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