Hamm 6 Day Race Updates

My race updates for this event will appear here on this blog.

The race’s own web site is here

Results updated by the organisers should be appearing here

Click here to visit Thomas Wenning’s excellent photo diary of the race!

Hamm 01/07/08 - William in action! - Photo by Thomas WenningRACE UPDATES:

30/06/08 – 13:11
After 24 hours, William is in 1st place having run 181km. Despite the heat, 31C during the day, William is running strong.

01/07/08 – 9:29
William has now run 300km in 44 hours and 8 minutes.

01/07/08 – 12:50
After 48 hours William has run 330km.

02/07/08 – 18:19
In 72 hours William has covered 466km. He is currently sleeping and will be running through the night.

Click the link to view/download a good German TV item about the race:


03/07/08 – 13:52
Day 4: William has now covered 589km in 96 hours.

The day has ended with light rain, and William has run 589km.

04/07/08 – 13:44
After 120 hours and 723.03km, William now leads by 242km.

Click here to view/download another German TV report on the race.

Finish: After 144 hours, William covered a massive 857,07km.