• Mendocino fire racing at unprecedented speed into the record books

    2 monthes ago - By LA Times

    The massive Mendocino Complex fire jumped across at least four creeks, one major road and a fire line cut by a bulldozer in a single six-mile run this weekend toward Leesville, a tiny unincorporated way station in Colusa County. Typically, any one of those breaks could have halted the spread of...
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  • How was your weekend running?

    2 monthes ago - By The Guardian

    Track racing, snakes in the park and some news. As always, I want to hear your running stories below the line Well I've had a busy old week since we last met here, running friends. First up were the mile relays last Monday evening in Battersea Park, with a couple of Windmiler teammates. The mile race was, as mile races always are, short and sharp and lung hackingly-painful. But more memorably, of all the things I would have expected to find at a race in a London park, I probably wouldn't have put a large snake high on the list, but you live and learn. Might have run a mile PB again if I'd...
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