Author: Fiona

My famous friend 0

My famous friend

My very good friend Mark is unashamedly Dr Who mad. I can’t say I understand it at all although I did rather like the life-size Dalek that he used to have sitting in his...

A Tuesday in the life of… 0

A Tuesday in the life of…

Tuesdays are busy. I don’t just mean with work (every day is busy with work) but with exercise. In our house there is a timetable of days of being mum/step-dad and days for fitness....

If only . . . 0

If only . . .

A tri club friend told me abut his 18-year-old son’s success in a recent national swimming competition. As I do the press stuff for the club (volunteer position) I duly posted the fab story...

What are you runners/adventurers waiting for? 0

What are you runners/adventurers waiting for?

Word has it that the Highlander Mountain Marathon is filling up fast. So if you haven’t entered this brilliant event then you’d better get your finger out. Th event is Scotland’s “more remote” answer...

What are you runners/adventurers waiting for? 0

What are you runners/adventurers waiting for?

Word has it that the Highlander Mountain Marathon is filling up fast. So if you haven’t entered this brilliant event then you’d better get your finger out. Th event is Scotland’s “more remote” answer...

Hill tops! 0

Hill tops!

Dumgoyne is the first hill I ever ran with my husband (after a big night out and with a hangover. But that’s another story!) – and the place where we subsequently got married in...

Kids on the run 0

Kids on the run

Today was the second race in the East Dunbartonshire Schools Cross Country League (organised by the Kirkie Olympians). My daughter Havana’s school, Mosshead Primary, takes part so we were up early to arrive at...

Kids on the run 0

Kids on the run

Today was the second race in the East Dunbartonshire Schools Cross Country League (organised by the Kirkie Olympians). My daughter Havana’s school, Mosshead Primary, takes part so we were up early to arrive at...

Hilly wake-up run 0

Hilly wake-up run

I sometimes join the 3 Ms (Moira, Maureen and Mairi) for an early morning run on Wednesdays and Fridays. They have been doing early runs for years ever since Maureen’s now grown-up children were...