Race the train!

I can’t wait to watch this episode of Country File to see how Ben Mounsey gets on racing the train to the summit of Snowdon. Ben is an incredible runner and like so many fell runners, is a really nice, down to earth guy. Go and have a read of his blog, it’s pretty damn good in my view.

The secret fell running diary of Ben Mounsey aged 38 and 3/4

‘I FIND THAT THE HARDER I WORK, THE MORE LUCK I SEEM TO HAVE’ Thomas Jefferson

Running has provided me with a tremendous amount of opportunities over the last few years. I’ve been fortunate enough to represent my club, county and country at what I do best, I’ve competed in some brilliant races at home and abroad and I’m supported by three fantastic sponsors who have all helped me to achieve some amazing things. I consider myself to be a very lucky and privileged person. That said, I also know that I’ve worked extremely hard for all of my success thus far. I set myself challenging targets and do everything I can to achieve my goals. To quote the great Thomas Jefferson – ‘I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have’.
 A few weeks ago I received a phone call from one of the producers…

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