Running from Shadows

My Marathon des Sables . . . and beyond


About The Ancient Khmer Path, Cambodia

Run by GlobalLimits, itself headed by seasoned German ultrarunner Stefan Betzelt, it ran its first multi-day stage footrace back in 2012: the Ancient Khmer Path. The GlobalLimits portfolio now includes a footrace across Sri Lanka and the Kingdom of Bhutan. I’d heard good things about GlobalLimits and the AKP so it was the natural choice after my aborted 4Deserts Jordan race last year (whether or not I’ll do another one of theirs . . . that’s another story!). And having visited Cambodia back in 2009 and fallen in love with the place it was always a country I’d want to go back to: the opportunity to run across it seemed a great excuse to return. Continue reading

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The next adventure: The Ancient Khmer Path (Cambodia)

Today I received the email I’ve been waiting for from GlobalLimits’ Founder, Stefan Betzelt: “I herewith confirm the receipt of your deposit for GlobalLimits Cambodia 2015.” And so my entry’s now in for my next multi-day extreme running adventure in another gruelling climate . . . the addiction must be fed! Read on . . .
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