A trail runner, who is on a journey

I set this blog up originally to capture my journey to Marathon des Sables 2014, to raise money for Melanoma Research, after my good friend Pete died from the disease. Along with blog posts I tried to capture some thoughts, images and videos about my journey. And now trail running is very much part of my life, I enjoy taking pot-shots into my thoughts whilst out exploring - Ashley Charlwood.

My five last blogs are here:

Blog pages

I wanted to have a go at running all the waymarked trails in Coed y Brenin. It hurt!

Buff Winter Trail Wales 2015

A quick review of Winter Trail Wales 2015, the first running of this event in Coed y Brenin

Winter running - reducing the risk

Moving quickly in wild spaces in winter conditions has increased risk. Here are a few things to consider when doing it.

Running from 2014

A very quick look back at 2014, and a snapshot of running in 2015.

Why run a Mountain Marathon?

A weekend away running in the Cheviots with my best mate, Jeremy. We did surprisingly well on Day 1.

Running Trail Marathon Wales in 2012