Archive | October, 2010

Last day in Jungle Marathon

Posted on 16 October 2010

Provided that I have been able to stay in the race, I will today have the last day of the race. The stage is a 32km run along the beach. It will be easier than in the middle of the rain forest, however there will be no shade to hide the sun and it will […]

Long day (90km) in the Jungle Marathon

Posted on 14 October 2010

Today (14 October) is the long day in the Jungle Marathon. 90km through the rain forest. The last 30km is on the beach which will be covered under the moon, as long as I have passed checkpoint 4 by the right time, if not they will keep me there overnight since we cannot roam in […]

24km in Jungle Marathon

Posted on 13 October 2010

Stage 4 of the Jungle Marathon is a 24km run. This is the last day before the BIG day tomorrow (14 October). You can check the progress of the race here.

Stage 3 – 35km – Jungle Marathon

Posted on 12 October 2010

Today (12 October) we have the third day of swamps, river crossings and jungle trails to tackle in the Amazon. If you want to send me an uplifting message, do so here

Stage 2 – 11 October (Jungle Marathon)

Posted on 11 October 2010

Today we have 24km to tackle. Hills, hills and more hills are on the schedule… If you want to see my progress, click here:

Jungle Marathon Stage 1 – 10 October

Posted on 10 October 2010

Today is the first stage in the Jungle Marathon. The first day starts with a river crossing and then it is up and down, up and down the whole day. Even though it is only 15km, it takes most people 4-5 hours to complete!

Off to the jungle

Posted on 05 October 2010

Tomorrow evening (6 October) I am heading off for the Jungle Marathon in Brazil. A 220km race over 6 stages through pristine rain forest in the Amazon. The race will be a great adventure where all of us competitors will be required to carry all food we need for 7 days, hammock, mosquito net, medicine […]