The Story Of Transmaraton – 64 KM Ultramarathon

Last year I ran my first mountain half marathon, in a competition called Transmaraton, on “the most beautiful road in the world, Transfagarasan” (I didn’t say that, by the way, it was Jeremy Clarkson from Top Gear, who said it after he drove on it). It wasn’t technically a trail marathon, because we ran on … Read more The Story Of Transmaraton – 64 KM Ultramarathon

Ultrabalaton Ultra-marathon – The Aftermath Of A 222 Kilometers Race

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It’s been exactly 11 days since the race. If you don’t read my blog on a daily basis, then I should tell you I’m talking abut the longest ultra-marathon I ever ran: 222 kilometers. In 31 and a half hours. The blisters almost healed. Some of my toenails are still crying, but, overall, they’re much better … Read more Ultrabalaton Ultra-marathon – The Aftermath Of A 222 Kilometers Race

The Story Of My First 220km Race – Ultrabalaton – The Fifth Marathon

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I’m writing this exactly one week after the race. One week ago, exactly at the same time, my GPS watch battery decided to give up, leaving me to run the last 25 kilometers “in the dark”. That was a key moment. Like the pinnacle of all those “and then something happened” moments. It’s hard to … Read more The Story Of My First 220km Race – Ultrabalaton – The Fifth Marathon

The Story Of My First 220km Race – Ultrabalaton – The Fourth Marathon

The first kilometers after I put on my headlamp were rather easy.  But, as I was covering more and more ground, I noticed a significant change in my environment. A subtle shift. The race changed, once again, but this time in a rather positive way. In the beginning I didn’t know how to define it, … Read more The Story Of My First 220km Race – Ultrabalaton – The Fourth Marathon