Madmule Blog

Ultra Trail Mont Blanc – April insight

“A person who thinks all the time has nothing to think about except thoughts…” – Alan Watts, Philosopher A measured return to training after the Century4Sanctuary has been successful.An increase in ascending and descending efforts have been prioritised.​Setting up the body for what is to come in May and June.Lots of climbing.Lots of descending. In the spirit

Patient Perseverance

Setting the right pace on the day is one of the toughest decisions to arrive at. After all the hours of training, assessing the progress and dissecting the intervals and endurance runs, accepting to start at an agreeable pace that guarantees success can still be one of the hardest reality pills to swallow. So what makes for intelligent pacing and can we level with ourselves to accept reality instead of chasing the clock?