THE CHAMP RETURNS

Trail Running (UK) - - Warm- Up | Trail News -

Record-break­ing fell run­ner Jas­min Paris has re­turned to com­pe­ti­tion just five months af­ter giv­ing birth, to win the 15.3km Mourne High­line Moun­tain Race, event one of the British Fell Run­ning Cham­pi­onships.

“It was great to be rac­ing again,” the for­mer British fell run­ning cham­pi­ons told

“I had no ex­pec­ta­tions what­so­ever and started quite far back. As it turned out, I felt quite strong as­cend­ing, and quickly slipped back into the flow of run­ning the tech­ni­cal de­scents. I’m not fully fit yet though.”

Paris says her train­ing is less spon­ta­neous now. “Time is pre­cious,” she says. “My hus­band Kon­rad looks af­ter Rowan ev­ery morn­ing be­tween 6-8am, while I go run­ning in the hills. I’m also do­ing hill reps and in­ter­vals around Rowan sleep­ing in a buggy.”

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