Quest Wales is an adventure race for those who really want to test themselves. With Trail Running, Cycling and Kayaking its an awesome way to add some verity to your racing! Check out Quest Wales and other Quest Adventure series events.
There’s a little over a week to go until I’ll be running the London Marathon! Thanks to New Balance and Sports Direct Running, I’ve got the opportunity to run one of the world’s most coveted races. How do I feel about it? Pretty awesome actually! My London Marathon Goal So as most of you may […]
Spartan Endurance is the next stage of Spartan events. The question is why should you endure Spartan Endurance events and is it worthwhile?
With a new year come new goals. Look at my 2019 goals and what i want to achieve this year
So I thought that 2017 was pretty big having achieved a lot more then I knew I was capable of in terms of Obstacle Course Racing and running events. But me being me…slightly crazy and always trying to push myself to the limits of my endurance and abilities, I set the bar pretty high in […]
Up until this point, I hadn’t worried or been fearful of an event. I had watched two Hurricane Heat 12 Hour (HH12HR) events start and end and every time they looked absolutely brutal! Whether that be the PT at the start and people dropping out because it was so intense or seeing a group a […]
Right, the Hurricane Heat (click here to see my review) was tough, but more then achievable and amazing to be a part of. Now the Hurricane Heat 12 Hour seems like another story altogether! Spartan U.K. Race director Karl Alsop gives us some further insight into the differences between the events (apart from the time […]
2017 was a very successful year and I plan for 2018 to be bigger, tougher and even better for The Urban Challenger! My last post highlighted the goals smashed and the ones missed last year; here are the main goals I have set for 2018! Complete a marathon I remember a time where if you […]
2017 has been a massive year in terms of OCR and events across the country for theurbanchallenger.com. From smashing some goals set back in 2016, to travelling across the country for certain events. I have exceeded what I did last year and absolutely accomplished more then I could have imagined for the blog and for […]