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a (very) short update…

There’s some epic training-sessions to come in the near-future (well, unless we go into lockdown next week…), and the last few months haven’t been filled with epic races or training-sets… So it’s been quiet...

doubleultratriathlon Emsdetten

When I planned my 2019 season, the main focus was originally the Swissultra Continuous Deca (38km swim / 1800km bike / 422km run). In preparation one or two ‘shorter’ ultra-triathlons seemed like a nice...

Enduroman swim-3-2-1

I should know better by now… When you see someone post a race on their social media, do NOT visit the website of that race…

A lap around an island…

Texel, april 7th 2019 The ’60 van Texel’ is one of those runs that has been on my bucket-list for a while; it’s a 60km (or 120km, if you’re crazy enough to do the...

760 lengths in the pool…

a little peek in my head: – when coach Jacomina said she wanted to do a 6 hour pool swim this month (training for the enduroman arch-to-arc), someone in her team said: “who wants...

a 6 hour run in just over 3 hours…

The ‘ultraloop (ultrarun) Stein’ 2019 The idea is simple; there’s a 2.5km course, and there’s 6 hours to run as many laps as possible… Sounds not only like fun, it’s also good preparation for...