What are the best navigation events for trail and ultra runners, including some beginner-friendly ones?
Are there some expert tips for running 100k in 24hours?
Which Salomon running vests are best for which distances?
Plus, what gear reviews are coming up on Wild Ginger Running this spring?
Find out in my Q&A series, answering all your trail & ultra running questions. (Scroll down for links to all the books, gear and other films I mention)
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In this video:
I’ll be at the 2019 OMM Lite this weekend! Check it out here!
Navigation tips to ace your first event here!
Ultra coach Robbie Britton:
If you’re thinking about an ultra you may also be interested in this film –
Train for an ultra on 3 runs per week
Salomon packs/vest reviews in these films here:
Salomon Adv Skin 8 set review https://youtu.be/8YxBUA6YfMs
Salomon Adv Skin 12 set review https://youtu.be/umAEeOenMdY
Salomon S-Lab Sense Ultra 8-set review https://youtu.be/UuELpreU4E8
Salomon packs/vests I’ve reviewed are available to buy here:
Salomon S-Lab Sense Ultra 8-Set running vest
Salomon Advanced Skin 12 Set running vest
Salomon Agile 12 Set running pack
Salomon Skin Pro 10 Set running pack
Salomon Out Peak running pack
My 10 min stretching routine for trail and ultra runners
Sealskinz Super Thin Ankle Sock waterproof socks
Dexshell Ultra Flex waterproof sock
Reviewing the Raidlight Revolutiv 12L running pack soon!
Canada (can only find 5L Olmo sorry) https://amzn.to/2Vy22fr
The Rise of the Ultra Runners by Adharanand Finn
Trail & Fell Running in the Yorkshire Dales by Pete Ellwood
Video edit: Marco Antonio Peña
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