Great Escape: pre-race anxiety

september 17th, 2019|0 Comments

Before every race I see and hear people worry about a number of things. And although I do have some ultra running experience I have to admit that I have worries of my own. [...]

Tales from the Eifelsteig (Teun)

mei 27th, 2019|8 Comments

May 27th 2019, Heeswijk-Dinther Prologue I set out on an adventure to run the Eifelsteig from the Weishauss, Trier to Kornelimunster near Aachen in one go. I have had the idea for years and [...]

Eifelsteig: liefde of obsessie

april 25th, 2019|2 Comments

Je zou het een obsessie kunnen noemen. Zelf noem ik het liefde. Ik hou van de Eifel. Ik hou van de Eifelsteig. Jaren geleden leerde ik de Eifel kennen tijdens een trainingsloop voor een [...]

Fa, a long, long way to run

maart 10th, 2018|6 Comments

The hills on the opposite side of the Amblève valley are covered under a brown blanket. A pale sun is out, accentuating the multi shades of brown and warming my back.  I am standing [...]