On the 12th September 2018, Henry Blois-Brooke, of Oxford Brookes Uni, completed an insane feat of an Ultra-Marathon in just over eight hours. He said although it was tough, he felt like he could and would push himself more in the future. The next challenge is 192 miles, in only 6 days, pushing himself to seven marathons in less than a week.
The huge contributions Anna Thornton has made to our sport are undeniable. This is our opportunity as a community to combine forces and help raise the funds needed to provide the advanced level of care and rehabilitation she needs after suffering a traumatic brain injury. Here at AllMarkOne, we want to help support her in any way that we can.
I’ve had depression for quite a while. It was first noticeable to me halfway through secondary school. I had recently taken up rowing and used it as a temporary cure. A strong training schedule kept my mind distracted from the rest of my work and home life. Time away, with friends on the water worked well as a distraction, however as the winter months came, as for all people, training became tougher and less light-hearted.