FionaOutdoors Blog

Sign up for a new Scottish walk challenge 0

Sign up for a new Scottish walk challenge

Breakthrough Cancer, based in Edinburgh, want to raise vital funds. So they have launched a new walking event in Scotland. The Perthshire Trek 2011 takes place on September 9 and 10 this year. The...

Two Scots set to take on HitchHop challenge 0

Two Scots set to take on HitchHop challenge

It’s amazing the way that outdoors fans come up with new and interesting challenges. Take the HitchHop! Jim Campbell and Brian Ferguson, of Edinburgh, have set themselves a goal of hitch-hiking to as many...

Summer is a great time to get fit 0

Summer is a great time to get fit

Here’s something I wrote earlier for the Daily Record. Summer running: Take advantage of the good weather and get in shape. Thanks to Molly Cameron of Nexus Coaching, and some of my favourite running...

My guest blogger walks the Edinburgh Moonwalk 0

My guest blogger walks the Edinburgh Moonwalk

My good friend and freelance colleague Ellen Arnison has completed the Moonwalk. I’m proud of her. And also slightly in awe of her madness. We have twice walked the Edinburgh Moonwalk together and while...