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Join Glasgow Triathlon Club for free! 0

Join Glasgow Triathlon Club for free!

The Glasgow Triathlon Club tell me they are offering a rare opportunity to join the club for FREE. The joining fee for this leading Glasgow club would normally be £26 for the year, but...

Scottish walking website up for top award 0

Scottish walking website up for top award

Great news for one of my favourite websites, Walkhighlands. The fantastic Scottish walking resource has reached the finals of VisitScotland’s prestigious Thistle Awards. Walkhighlands has been nominated in the Innovation category for the development...

Guest blog: the Great Scottish Run 10k 1

Guest blog: the Great Scottish Run 10k

Romy Beard has guest blogged for me before. I know her from the Glasgow Triathlon Club. Romy and I were chatting on Facebook recently about her aims to do more outdoor activities at weekends and...

Guest blogger: Nina’s momentous first Munro 5

Guest blogger: Nina’s momentous first Munro

Nina conquers her first Munro, Sgor Gaoith Guest blogger Nina Smirnoff describes herself as: “A budding entrepreneur and hotel sales specialist with 15 years’ experience. I love hills, beaches, food, wine, gardens, dogs and...

Kit review: Carn walking boots 0

Kit review: Carn walking boots

A summit of Slioch (a Munro) on Sunday offered a great opportunity to test-walk a pair of much-renowned CÀRN trekking boots. I wouldn’t normally wear a new pair of boots for a serious mountain walk...