FionaOutdoors Blog

283 Munros… could become 282 0

283 Munros… could become 282

I’m not quite sure how I’m going to break the news to the G-Force. He is only 10 Munro summits away from compleating (this is the proper way to spell a “compleat Munro round”) his...

My London Triathlon 2011 3

My London Triathlon 2011

The good news is I have raised £660 for the charity, Breakthrough Breast Cancer, by taking part in the London Triathlon 2011. The bad news is I almost never made it. The good news is...

Thanks!: Last minute hitches ironed out 0

Thanks!: Last minute hitches ironed out

I have never learned how to be prepared with bags of time left in which I don’t need to worry about anything. Perhaps it’s the journalist in me; the thrill of working to a...

Deaf and blind walker in Ben Nevis first 0

Deaf and blind walker in Ben Nevis first

A massive well done to 70-year-old deaf and blind walker Michael Anderson (and dad-in-law of my guest blogger Walking with Fatty), who reached the summit of Ben Nevis yesterday. Michael, a dad-of-three from Larbert, is...