TrailFest Asks Damian Hall…

We've been following the steady rise and impressive achievements of Damian Hall for some time and we recently had the pleasure of chatting with him in person at Scafell Skyrace. After spending a whole Saturday watching a live tracker to see him finish 12th (and first Briton) at this year's UTMB we just had to … Continue reading TrailFest Asks Damian Hall…

Join the Run Dirty Crew

Thank You We'd like to say a huge THANK YOU to the hundreds of runners who have joined us to RunSOCIAL in the nine months since we launched our first social run in July last year. The popularity of the RunSOCIALS has been beyond anything we expected. We’ve massively enjoyed putting on the RunSOCIALS and as … Continue reading Join the Run Dirty Crew

Chilly Navigation Training

TrailFest navigation training

On Sunday we held our first TrailFest Training day on navigation for runners. It was a cold and foggy day, but we were warmed with hot drinks and chats over lunch and some of Gary's special 'Contour Cake' (used to demonstrate contour lines - you had to be there!). We asked Gary to share his … Continue reading Chilly Navigation Training

RunWHERE? Navigation for Runners with Gary Tompsett

Navigation for runners Gary T

On the 8th January, we're welcoming TrailFest friend, Gary Tompsett - the Adventure Buddy, back to Mugdock for a day of navigation tailored specifically for runners. You may think that learning navigation will take you back to school, or that it is too techy, but to really get out and about and explore the trails … Continue reading RunWHERE? Navigation for Runners with Gary Tompsett

Run social; run hard: Marco Consani, 24 hour champion

We're delighted to welcome ultra-legend Marco Consani to the TrailFest2 line-up of speakers and trainers. His raceography speaks for itself: a second place finish in this year's Lakeland 100 is the latest in Marco's string of ultra-distance podium finishes on the track and on the trail that includes outright wins at the Barcelona 24 Hour … Continue reading Run social; run hard: Marco Consani, 24 hour champion