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Articles written by Fiona Russell about a range of adventure events


3 unusual ways to get more active

Everyone knows that being active is a great way to stay healthy. While walking, running, […]

How to choose the best head torch for running

It’s the time of year when runners need a headtorch if they plan to go […]

Review: COMPRESSPORT Thunderstorm waterproof 25/75 jacket

A new waterproof running jacket has been launched by the brand COMPRESSPORT. The Thunderstorm waterproof […]

Award-winning film SOLO in special London screening

A special film screening at London’s Royal Geographic Society on October 20, 2023, reveals the […]

Corbett bagging: Beinn Odhar Bheag and Beinn Mhic Cedidh

Located near Glenfinnan and on the western side of Loch Shiel, the Corbetts Beinn Odhar […]

Anne Butler is first known female to bag a second Full House of mountains

Have you heard of a Full House? In summit bagging circles, this achievement extends to […]

Corbett bagging: Bike and hike of Stob an Aonaich Mhòir

Although quite remote, the Corbett Stob an Aonaich Mhòir offers a fairly easy outing if […]

Steven’s 10 Loch Ness Marathons in 10 days charity challenge

This year will be Inverness runner Steven Burnside’s 10th Loch Ness Marathon. However, the week […]

Review: Berghaus Embira running and walking skort

If you follow this blog and my social media, you’ll know I am a big […]

Review: Shokz OpenFit wireless ear buds

I have been testing Shokz’s new open-ear design, wireless earbuds called OpenFit. The earbuds connect […]

Mastering the art of online sports shopping

The adrenaline rush of a soccer match, the tranquility of a morning jog, the challenge […]

Couple’s final push to finish Munros in their 70s

It took Joyce and Bill Paul more than five decades to complete a round of […]