Category: Trips



TDS 2015 – Race Report (UTMB week)

Late in July, I have been to Chamonix for a week holidays with my girlfriend and have been checking out the TDS route a bit. We have ran, in the opposite direction, the 25-ish latest km of the route: from Les Monquarts to Les Contamines. It was really nice to check the last climbs and have a sneak peak on the route. The first impression was that the route was...


Training for TDS 2015

In around 3 weeks from now I’ll be running the TDS (Sur les Traces des Ducs de Savoie – a UTMB week race). As a part of my vacations I spent a full week in Chamonix, where my girlfriend Maibritt and I have explored the area and checked the last 25km of the course (from Les Monquarts to Les Contamines). The course looks fantastic and I cannot wait to experience...


North Vancouver – Baden Powell Trail

I’ve recently been to Vancouver/Canada in a business trip and I had some time during the weekend to explore a little. The guys in MEC have a very nice project going, where trail runners can meet-up every Saturday for a run in their “backyard”. They are a group of very good runners that know the area very well, so if you are in Vancouver for the weekend, check their event...


La Petite Trotte à Leon (PTL) 2014 – The longest UTMB race

It took some time to write this since there was a lot to digest after this race. So it got a bit long :-)… Before the race As soon as I finished Fyr-til-fyr, in April, Moses came to talk to me and asked me whether I had any plans to August. As I answered that I haven’t any, he asked me if I would like to run the PTL with...