Category: Walking

Sunday Mail: Record walk of the Corbetts 0

Sunday Mail: Record walk of the Corbetts

Almost 10 years go Lorraine McCall became the first woman to walk a continuous round of the Munros, walking and cycling between these 282 mountains with a summit of more than 3,000ft. This year,...

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Two Munros and a Corbett

With less than three weeks until our big race of the year, The Artemis Great Kindrochit Quadrathlon, I was having a bit of a panic. (This is normal when a race is looming but...

Mid-summer night walking on Beinn Sgulaird 0

Mid-summer night walking on Beinn Sgulaird

  “Anyone fancy walking Munros with me on Sunday?” I wrote on Facebook. “How about the Munro, Beinn Sgulaird, on Thursday night instead?” wrote FB pal and New Dad of Luke. “Seems like a...

Kit review: Arc’teryx Alpha SL jacket 0

Kit review: Arc’teryx Alpha SL jacket

Leading outdoors brand Arc’teryx has brought out new and pared down waterproof jacket. The Arc’teryx Alpha SL jacket is super lightweight and made of GORE-TEX® Paclite®, which is a compact waterproof/breathable fabric. The jacket...

ChiRunning, yoga for runners and a new word 1

ChiRunning, yoga for runners and a new word

I have worked with words for more than (frighteningly) 25 years. But last weekend I learned a new word, dantian (or dantien). Some of you might be thinking: “Where has she been, that silly...