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Club La Santa: A high 0

Club La Santa: A high

Everything is relative and so the high and the low featured in this blog– and the next – might not seem that dramatic in the grand scale of ordinary life! In fact there were...

Two adventure athletes take on The Epic Triathlon 0

Two adventure athletes take on The Epic Triathlon

News of these guys’ epic triathlon challenge certainly puts my own multi-sporting days at Club La Santa into perspective! While I managed an hour’s swim, a two to five hour cycle and a yoga...

I’m learning a lot at Club La Santa 2

I’m learning a lot at Club La Santa

I love Club La Santa, even if it does make me feel unfit and a tad out of shape. At this sports heaven on the island of Lanzarote, it is absolutely normal to take...

Odd socks pile. I’m not alone! 1

Odd socks pile. I’m not alone!

In my utility room there is a pile of odd socks. This pile never seems to diminish. Sometimes a sock’s other half will be found and matched up with a lonely sock lying in...

Guest blog: Discovering the benefits of aqua-tone 0

Guest blog: Discovering the benefits of aqua-tone

Now that my roving outdoors guest blogger Romy Beard is excepting a baby, her approach to fitness activities has changed. Over the last few weeks Romy reports that the bump is stopping her from moving...

Guest blogger: Getting moving and keeping going 0

Guest blogger: Getting moving and keeping going

Ellen is a good friend and fellow freelance journalist. She plans to take part in the 26.2 Edinburgh Moonwalk this year. Earlier this month she blogged about how a cow got in the way of her...

I’m a runner-up in a travel writing awards 1

I’m a runner-up in a travel writing awards

Ooh, ooh! I am very excited! It’s not often that I enter any competitions so I don’t win many prizes (obviously!) but this week I found out I am runner up in a travel...

Guest blog: Pregnant and keeping fit 1

Guest blog: Pregnant and keeping fit

The fantastic news is that my roving outdoors guest blogger Romy Beard and her partner Wes  are excepting a baby. Romy is now just over 26 weeks’ pregnant and keen to ensure she stays fit...