Romania 2021: Vladeasa Winter Trail, 21 feb

https://youtu.be/VNNxYlMM97M Oh, the holly race! The one that used to be a freezing hell.. But of course nothing is normal nowadays anymore so it's only logical for Vladeasa Winter Race to be 110% sunny and extra 30 degrees celsius compared to past editions. See 2018 edition See 2019 edition I tried to learn from my … Continue reading Romania 2021: Vladeasa Winter Trail, 21 feb

Romania 2021: Faget Winter Race Virtual, January 16th

First race of the year! Aaand the first virtual race I ever signed up for. Since the pandemic started, I kind of fell off the radar with the races. This kind of "competition" is not really to my liking, so I skipped all the virtual runs. I always thought it's going to be over soon … Continue reading Romania 2021: Faget Winter Race Virtual, January 16th

Romania 2019: La Salina Trail Run & MTB, 12.10

Officially, this was my last race in Romania this year. USA here I come, hoping for a few spontaneous runs while I'm there ❤ Ever since I’ve heard (like 4 years ago) about that race where you can drink wine while running 15k, I knew I belonged to that thing. I'm talking about Corcova Trail … Continue reading Romania 2019: La Salina Trail Run & MTB, 12.10

Romania 2019: Cindrel Marathon, in Paltinis, Sibiu. My first 40k, 100 races anniversary

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=knWWlumKMgY&feature=youtu.be I like to keep my running stories short. But this post will be a little longer. Also the video is also longer than the rest of my videos. All this, because the race itself was longer. 2xlonger. Like never before 🙂 This is a story about how I lost my marathon virginity on top … Continue reading Romania 2019: Cindrel Marathon, in Paltinis, Sibiu. My first 40k, 100 races anniversary

Romania 2019: Rodnei Skyrace, Borsa MM

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DOXatxqQ6j4&t=19s Rodnei Skyrace 2019 Last year I ran this race for my birtday: 26k on the last day of 26 years old. And because of that, I wanted to skip it this year. https://runtheworld.blog/2018/07/24/romania-2018-rodnei-skyrace-21st-july-maramures-county/ Then on second thought...I told myself "why not?" , therefore I signd up for the shorter course this time: 17 km … Continue reading Romania 2019: Rodnei Skyrace, Borsa MM

Romania 2019: Maraton Apuseni, MSG Systems, 25.05

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cc6WDYqQaaY This was my third time running at the Mataton Apuseni and the first time I get to write about it. The first ones were in 2015-2016, those good old times where I had more time to train, not writing on blogs 😀 Since that first time, it became one of my favourite races in … Continue reading Romania 2019: Maraton Apuseni, MSG Systems, 25.05

Romania 2019: Semimaraton Intersport Brasov, 06.04

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LoI9C76ACn8&t=5s Officially, the first spring race this year! After 3 winter trail runs and minus some degrees, spring has finally arrived in Brasov. Semi Maratonul Brasovului 2019 It was sunny, there were flowers, even some traces of snow, but just enough to enhance the contrast. I think that's why I felt so energized: I was … Continue reading Romania 2019: Semimaraton Intersport Brasov, 06.04

Romania 2019: Vladeasa Winter Trail, 24.02

Here it is! The race with the “Frozen Heaven” I was writing about last year. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ywam_gdWKQ8 The race where usually is so cold, that can make your ankles look like a frozen chicken (true story, my story, last year, when I forgot to brong long socks, etc. Read about it here: https://runtheworld.blog/2018/03/06/romania-2018-vladeasa-winter-trail-25-02/) And because I have learned my … Continue reading Romania 2019: Vladeasa Winter Trail, 24.02

Romania 2018: Gorun Trail, Mercheasa 27.10

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cu5Wa4F3VXA&feature=youtu.be Ever since I saw this race I knew it has to be on my bucket list. So I signed up for the longest race (30km) without planning how will I even get there. I just knew I will find a way. And so I did. I'm always excited when there's a race I've never been … Continue reading Romania 2018: Gorun Trail, Mercheasa 27.10