Adam Woolliscroft

Adventures, Races, Kit and Life

Category Archives: Adventures & Travel

Charging down Chang Mai’s trails at 64 years young !

As the truck winds 1,200m up into the luscious green mountains surrounding Chang Mai I am secretly a little nervous. Suddenly it seems a touch higher than I remembered…. On … Continue reading

March 23, 2014 · 1 Comment

The Myanmar Adventure – Trip Overview

Burma is hot at the moment ! Not just the temperature but there is no doubt that Burma/Myanmar is currently an on-trend holiday destination. This makes sense to as there … Continue reading

November 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Dilapidated Daulatabad Fort – designed to withstand elephant charges!

I was lucky to have one of those very rare amateur explorer’s moments of excitement, when from the road I spotted something interesting looking in the distance. It was well … Continue reading

October 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Hiking up to Myanmar’s Auspicious Golden Rock

The Golden Rock ( Mount Kyaiktiyo ) is proudly positioned high above the coastal plains of the Mon Region of Myanmar. Its location offers panoramic views of the surrounding countryside … Continue reading

September 14, 2013 · 5 Comments

Camels, Bedouin Camps and Training in Lawrence of Arabia’s Back Yard – the incredible Wadi Rum.

Camels, Bedouin Camps and Training in Lawrence of Arabia’s Back Yard – the incredible Wadi Rum..

September 11, 2013 · 2 Comments

Camels, Bedouin Camps and Training in Lawrence of Arabia’s Back Yard – the incredible Wadi Rum.

Jordan’s Wadi Rum immediately conjures up classic scenes in my mind. The dramatic background looms as Lawrence of Arabia gallops on camel back. All in white, his blue eyes gleaming, … Continue reading

August 23, 2013 · 2 Comments

Return to Chinggis Khan’s Vast Running Terrain

Normally, I’m not a big fan of going back to repeat an event but with the baby due in September and with the wife making it crystal clear that I … Continue reading

July 9, 2013 · 2 Comments

Delightful Orphans and Incredible Running in Nepal

The trip started with a highly anticipated 3 day race, majestically situated high up in the remote mountains near Ghurkha (famous for the soldiers with the curvy knives). It was a … Continue reading

July 4, 2013 · 1 Comment

Inthein’s Indiana Jones feeling

It’s early morning and with a hearty breakfast in our bellies (always the best way), we leave our beautiful stilted villas and head off on our “Inthein Adventure”. We clamber aboard … Continue reading

June 25, 2013 · 2 Comments

The Great Wall of China Marathon – Back from the broken neck !

The Great Wall of China Marathon was an extraordinary experience that leaves you buzzing. Originally built to keep out barbarian hordes, 2,000 years ago, it is incredible that you can … Continue reading

June 7, 2013 · 1 Comment