MTN BEARD

Ultrarunner, photographer and outdoor adventurer

Aug 7, 2022

A weekend running in the Snowy Mountains

A weekend spent running in the Australian Alps. We spent two days camping and running around the Guthega area in Kosciuszko National Park. With runs up to Mt Twynam, the Munyang Aqueduct and the Rennix trail, it was a tiring but great weekend!

A weekend running in the Snowy Mountains
Aug 7, 2022

A weekend running in the Snowy Mountains

A weekend running in the Snowy Mountains

A weekend spent running in the Australian Alps. We spent two days camping and running around the Guthega area in Kosciuszko National Park. With runs up to Mt Twynam, the Munyang Aqueduct and the Rennix trail, it was a tiring but great weekend!

Mar 1, 2022

Race Report - UTRA Snowy Mountains 70km

Race Report - UTRA Snowy Mountains 70km

A race report of the February 2021 Ultra Trail Run Australia (UTRA) Snowy Mountains 70km event - An almost entirely singletrack trail run that follows the Thredbo River via the Thredbo Valley Trail (TVT). A cruisy, scenic and well-supported course in Australia's Snowy Mountains.

Nov 21, 2021

Race Report - GSER 100

Race Report - GSER 100

Rain, wind and then some snow. A race report of the Great Southern Endurance Run (GSER) 100 Mile event in November 2021. Terrible weather force a course change, but overall  a wonderful event

Apr 24, 2021

Race Report - Alpine Challenge 100km

Race Report - Alpine Challenge 100km

A race report of the Alpine Challenge 100km Ultra in April 2021. This was my first 100km, and it was an absolutely stunning run set in the Victorian Alps, with ~4000m elevation gain.

Nov 29, 2020

Race Report - Summit Shoalhaven 55km

Race Report - Summit Shoalhaven 55km

Hot. Very hot. A race report of the 2020 Summit Shoalhaven 55km. This was my first Ultra since recovering from a stress fracture in my Fibula, and it was certainly an interesting day.

Oct 30, 2020

Saturday Long Run - Hume and Hovell

Saturday Long Run - Hume and Hovell

We ran a 21km section of the Hume and Hovell track for a total of a 42km out-and-back run. Competing with the terrain to make our way through some challenging sections of track,

Oct 11, 2020

An afternoon adventure to Bendora Dam

An afternoon adventure to Bendora Dam

A 40km return afternoon bike ride adventure through the Cotter Catchment reserve to Bendora Dam, along the undulating management roads and through a few creek crossings, vaguely following the Bendora Gravity Main pipeline.

Sep 27, 2020

Around the Dam - A short trail running film

Around the Dam - A short trail running film

Around the Dam is a short trail running film that follows a circuit around the Cotter Reservoir, in the Australian Capital Territory. Following tracks that no longer exist, wading through oceans of blackberry