Thames Ring

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02/08/2012 at 12:22

Is this event going to be on in 2013?

NBD
02/08/2012 at 12:48

Looks like it - call for marshals has gone out from the TRA.

02/08/2012 at 12:53

Has anybody here done this event?

I would be interested to know a bit about how you prepare for and execute it!

10/08/2012 at 14:37

I've done it......or better to say its done me !

Sleep deprivation biggest problem. and you certainly get the impression that this is a little different than the usual 100mile + Ultra.

Footcare of course is of utmost importance and I wouldn't recommend this race for non-Swimmers.

 

NBD
13/08/2012 at 13:44

Hi Ben

I did the race in 2011 and wrote a pre-race as well as race reports for my club website.  Link to pre-race below, race reports are further down in the archive.

http://www.portobellorunners.co.uk/archived-race-reports/238-thames-ring-2011-pre-race

As you'll see my preparation was probably a lot less than many others, if not everyone else in the race, but I did finish! Would do it again in 2013 (having said "never again" of course) but as it coincides with my 25th wedding anniversary, I think I'd better be elsewhere!

13/08/2012 at 14:28

Cheers for that!

17/08/2012 at 14:37

I'm told its planned for early July 

31/08/2012 at 20:27

Entries are now open, if you are into that sort of thing!

22/10/2012 at 12:36

Entry forms now been released. July 3rd has been confirmed for the event giving us 100hrs to complete 250 miles.

Now let loose the sloths of war !

23/10/2012 at 23:38

Bring it on

Had to pull out at check point 2 - 52 miles ? witha groin strain in 2011 and stayed on and helped out at the check points.

Will be back for another shot.

24/10/2012 at 00:23
Good to have you on board, ND. That makes two of us sloths so far
24/10/2012 at 03:11

Hmm.........


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