The latest blog and another great read from Ben Mounsey on his experience in the European Mountain Running Championships
The secret fell running diary of Ben Mounsey aged 40 and a 1/2
THERE ARE MANY REASONS WHY I LOVE TO RUN. I RUN FOR THE CHALLENGE, I RUN TO DISCOVER, I RUN TO FEEL GOOD, I RUN FROM ROUTINE AND I RUN FOR FUN.
Running has taken me to some amazing places over the last 12 years and I have a wealth of amazing memories to last me a lifetime. Take last weekend for example. It was the European Mountain Running Championships, held in Arco, Italy, at the head of Lake Garda. I’d been selected to run for Great Britain, by far one of the greatest achievements of my career so far. Nothing makes me prouder than competing in the GB vest, for me it’s the best feeling in the world.
Pictured above: The stunning view of Arco from the castle.
Alongside the Snowdon International, this was a race that was right at the top of my ‘to do…
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