Strathpuffer – The result

Well after 24 hours of racing, some pain, mud, ice and even snow, I’ve completed my first Strathpuffer 24 hour mountain bike race and the results are in… I finished 28th in the Solo category with 15 laps in 23 hours and 49 minutes. I almost went back out for a 16th lap, which in hindsight would have scored me an extra couple of places, but I decided I was happy with a top 30 finish, and felt it was time to call it a day.

Staying in Contin tonight, before the long drive back to Newcastle tomorrow, not looking forward to doing the washing, but it will wait for now, first hotel bar and beer. I will get a full race report up as soon as possible.

Full Puffer results can be found at the SportIdent website.


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  1. Well done!
    Was part of lap 11 completed in a tent / back of a van?!
    Now watch out for those moments when your body can’t decide whether it’s more important to eat next or sleep next 😀

    • There was a problem changing in to dry clothes… Took me a while to work out how to put my boots back on… The simplest of tasks… Excellent weekend through… Loved it..!

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