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Heights of Kinlochewe

A great route with a ‘wilderness’ feel. At the high point you have views of Slioch, Beinn Tarsuinn, Lochan Fada and the remote A’Mhaighdean. The river gorge flowing down Gleann Beanasdail and out into Loch Maree is a very impressive sight. 37 more words

Hill Running

The first time... Ever I ran this race...

It’s definitely been a busy week of firsts! What better way to keep the running flame alive?

Club Hoppin’ across the runner-verse

So as I waved goodbye to one club and said a hearty hello to another, I was excited about the prospect of trying something new. 1,546 more words


6 Hills Interval Runs (220 yards at 5K w/ 1-2 Minute Breaks)

It was an interval run day. Run 220 yards (or 0.125 miles) uphill at 5K pace, 6 times. And in between take a 1-2 minute break. 243 more words


Running the hills of Holyrood Park

I’ve often said that hill running builds character. If you’re a runner in Scotland, you probably have a lot of character. Hill running is your only option. 520 more words



Sunday was another late start so I thought I’d walk a local Marilyn hill that has eluded me so far – Kerloch, which is south of Banchory.  523 more words


Getting The Damp In My Bones: 3 Peaks At Sedbergh

“Come here”, whisper the hills of Howgill fell. “Run me, you know you want to”. The geological femme fatale is hard to resist. A deadline also approaches, we are leaving Yorkshire on Monday. 501 more words

Blood, Blisters & Biro

March Review and April Plans

Good day everyone. Somehow March has ended and we are in April. The first three months of the year are done. Quick as a flash we are now in Spring. 633 more words