Whatever it takes

So you don’t believe in yourself. You’ve lost the faith. You don’t know if you can. You don’t know if you’re capable. You don’t know if you want to. And once you actually said it out loud, it made you really sad all of a sudden. Another race landed in the same old bin of…

The Fine Line. The Finish Line.

It’s been seven weeks since I was diagnosed with stress fracture. Two weeks since I got rid of the robotic boot. And one week since I started missing running. And here I was. Back in Bergamo. Exactly one year later after Gran Trail Orobie. And again on the start line. Wondering what I’m actually doing…

The Sacred Forest

Where the trees are so high they reach the skies, that’s where I find my soul. Where the air is so fresh, you enjoy every breath, that’s where I come to life. Where the birds sing and nothing else matters, that’s where I am happy. I love mountains, forests, woods. Explorations, travelling, new people, new…

The Mountain Within

It doesn’t have to be high. Its path doesn’t have to lead straight up to the top. Most probably it has loads of viewing points on the way. Sometimes landslides. Fallen trees. Avalanches. Occasional earthquakes. Streams. Dried rivers. Dark woods. Sunny meadows. Sharp peaks. Alpine pastures. My mountain within is rising higher and higher. Sometimes I see…

Solitude. Freedom. Running.

We think we know people. As we follow them on social media. And we see them out there. Doing stuff. Chatting, laughing, jumping around. That’s me, right? Ask people in my office who I am (yes I have a job). The most quiet, antisocial person in the world. Usually invisible. Week by week unnoticed at…

Serra de Tramuntana

SELF SUPPORTED TRAIL RUN THROUGH MALLORCA Lejos llega el que para no se. That, who doesn’t stop goes far. Serra de Tramuntana – Dry Stone Route is a long-distance route crossing Palma de Mallorca from West to North. Ultra Mallorca – 105km long ultra-race from Andratx to Pollenca – was unfortunately cancelled in 2016 due…

The North Face Mountain Festival

And then there was Mountain Festival. After almost a week in beautiful Switzerland and pretty much 4 months of waiting – The North Face Mountain Festival was finally on. What is Mountain Festival? It is like when cool kids get together and decide spending their long weekend doing what they love most in one of…