Walking down stairs is a long drawn out affair. Each step brings a slight wince. My mind goes back 48 hours to a dark, drenched mountainside in the highlands of Scotland. Cold, wet, caked in mud, but forcing a path forward to contribute to the teams efforts. There are 130 mountains in Scotland over 1000metres,… Continue reading HOW DO YOU EAT AN ELEPHANT?
Running Scotland’s 10 highest mountains in a day sounded like a great idea. And it was. Several times this had come up in discussion over the last year, and if it is being talked about, it may well be worth doing. The Big 10 are spread across 3 ranges, with Ben Lawers north of Loch… Continue reading JOB DONE – DONNIE AND I RAN THE 10 HIGHEST MOUNTAINS IN SCOTLAND IN A DAY
Donnie Campbell and myself are going to try to run the 10 highest mountains in Scotland in a day. We are doing this because we had a free Saturday and fancied a challenge, but also to raise some money and awareness for SAMH (each penny makes a huge difference) and for the Fit in 14… Continue reading RUNNING THE 10 HIGHEST MOUNTAINS IN SCOTLAND – IN A DAY!