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21 natural wonders of Scotland 0

21 natural wonders of Scotland

Received through the door today: The award-winning Scotland Outdoors magazine – including my latest feature about Scotland’s most inspirational places to visit. It looks good. Thanks guys.

Mighty Deerstalker was muddy, mad but fun 0

Mighty Deerstalker was muddy, mad but fun

What’s wet, slippery, longer than average and dirty all over? The Mighty Deerstalker of course! I have competed in the madcap Mighty Deerstalker 10k three times now. Twenty minutes into every race I have...

Competitive? The tri club? Absolutely! 0

Competitive? The tri club? Absolutely!

Tri club coach Captain McKay decided last night that we’d have a “fun” running session. Well if that meant a break from punishing interval training then we were all happy. But, of course, “fun”...

A reason to run to Arnison Crag 1

A reason to run to Arnison Crag

My sense of direction has never been a strong point and this weekend it failed me again. However, as so often happens when I get lost I found myself enjoying a mini adventure. This...

The dilemma: Shiny Mac or Matt Mac? 7

The dilemma: Shiny Mac or Matt Mac?

I’m having a dilemma. While I am in love with My Gorgeous Mac I am wondering if I should trade him in for another model. The problem is his lovely shininess. You see my...

The guy who can just keeps on running 2

The guy who can just keeps on running

I’ve met this guy and interviewed him several times and he seems plausible enough. Almost sane in fact. But then you find out what he gets up to in his spare time. Based on...