When I was a young boy, I wanted to become a legend. Growing up, I realized that becoming legendary requires hard work, some recognised talent and possibly dying young. By the […]
I interrupt the endless scramble to catch my breath. Standing on the a narrow ledge, I grasp the rock face with both hands and gaze down in the mist below. Nobody’s […]
Late November. High above Romania on my way to Bangkok, wielding a glass of delicious red wine, I contemplate about TRTC season number three. And all the things to look […]
“When will you actually finish one of our races?” asks race director Tim, steering his car back to CP6 in Houffalize. I am grinning in the back. “One day, I […]
It must have been July 2015 when I ordered the book “Natural Born Heroes: How a Daring Band of Misfits Mastered the Lost Secrets of Strength and Endurance”, written by […]
Vijf dagen ben ik intussen thuis na dat geschifte weekend. Mijn stemming wisselt regelmatig tussen trots en teleurstelling, terwijl ik tracht de dingen op een rijtje te zetten. Keer op keer […]
Legends Trail. An unmarked 250 km monster trail early March. To be completed in 62 h. Did every inch of it. Spread over 4 Saturdays, that is.