Category: Activity

Yo-Ho-Ho – at last 1

Yo-Ho-Ho – at last

I admit it has taken me some time to be wholly convinced by the benefits of regular yoga practice. Despite practising with Jo-Yo for well over a year I had not actually noticed any...

Views to a thrill 0

Views to a thrill

Sometimes luck is on my side. And on this occasion the luck came in a very big way indeed. For many years Mr Outdoors’s dad has wanted to visit Plockton. I don’t think he...

Sun, fun and the happiest happy couple 0

Sun, fun and the happiest happy couple

Sun, space hopper fun and amazing fairy cakes were some of the delights encountered by the Family Outdoors at a tri club pal’s recent wedding in Herefordshire. The bride Jo’s amazing attention to detail...

Sun, fun and the happiest happy couple 1

Sun, fun and the happiest happy couple

Sun, space hopper fun and amazing fairy cakes were some of the delights encountered by the Family Outdoors at a tri club pal’s recent wedding in Herefordshire. The bride Jo’s amazing attention to detail...

Daring 2b different 0

Daring 2b different

One minute the sun is out, the next it’s hidden behind a cloud. Five minutes later I feel spots of rain and then nothing but a cool breeze. If you spend any time in...

Bronze for Moira’s "silver" marathon run 0

Bronze for Moira’s "silver" marathon run

Once upon a time there was a young woman who decided to run her first marathon, the Belfast City Marathon. Aged in her early 20s, wearing regulation 1980s cotton shorts and t-shirts and equipped...

Daring 2b different 0

Daring 2b different

One minute the sun is out, the next it’s hidden behind a cloud. Five minutes later I feel spots of rain and then nothing but a cool breeze. If you spend any time in...

Bronze for Moira’s “silver” marathon run 0

Bronze for Moira’s “silver” marathon run

Once upon a time there was a young woman who decided to run her first marathon, the Belfast City Marathon. Aged in her early 20s, wearing regulation 1980s cotton shorts and t-shirts and equipped...

Island dreaming 0

Island dreaming

There are parts of Scotland that might take a while to reach but which offer a real and rare chance to completely unwind. The Isle of Lewis did just that for us a couple...

Surprise, surprise 0

Surprise, surprise

So Mr Outdoors says it’s because he trusts me. And I think it’s because he doesn’t pay me enough attention. Whatever the reason, I somehow managed to pull off a surprise 50th party for...