Kilpatricks Hill Race

9th June 1999People often ask me, 'Brian, as a highly successful yet disarmingly modest prize winning mountain athletic, are there any tips or advice you could give to me, a mere novice, to help me win my first hill race?'. To which I usually…

Chapelgill

This was the first round of the Westies summer league and also happens to be my favorite race in the calendar. Unfortunately, not too many westies bothered to come down to enjoy 1800ft climb in 0.9K. However, thats their loss. 47 hardy runners…

Simon's Run

On Wednesday night we had the biggest ever turn out for a Westies club run, and a minute's silence before the run in memory of Simon.After the run we were all invited back to John and Fiona's house to congregate and reflect upon Simon.Photo…

voyage to the isle of cheese

one solitary westie paid the £8.75 return boat fare, £1.55 bus ride ticket and £4.00 entry fee to compete at the urie loch hill race on sunday. yes, it was everyones favourite signmaker, scott mckendrick in his third race of…

Cairn Table Hill Race

19856 miles 500 feet Conditions: expensiveA fine time was had by all crawling up this cross-country race on a slight gradient. No way are C Class races any easier than A Class. Aldridge perhaps realises what a taste of a real mans races is like…

Cornalees Hill Race

Just a reminder of the Cornalees hill race on the 26th May.The race registration is at Greenock Glenpark Harriers Clubhouse at Orangefield Greenock from about 6.15pm. The race starts at woodstock road, which is about a 5 minute jog from the…

SHR Dinner & Prizes

SCOTTISH HILL RUNNERS ANNUAL PRIZEGIVING, BUFFET AND DISCO, GLENMORE LODGE STILL A FEW PLACES LEFT - BOOK SOON. Sat 22 November following the Meall a Buchaille Race. Cairngorm Lodge Youth Hostel has been hired complete for Saturday night (crawling…

SHR Annual Do

SCOTTISH HILL RUNNERS ANNUAL PRIZEGIVING, BUFFET AND DISCO, GLENMORE LODGE Saturday 22 November following the Meall a Buchaille Race.Cairngorm Lodge Youth Hostel has been hired complete for Saturday night (crawling distance from Glenmore Lodge)…

SCOTTISH HILL RUNNERS ANNUAL PRIZEGIVING, BUFFET AND DISCO, GLENMORE LODGE

Sat 22 November following the Meall a Buchaille Race. Cairngorm Lodge Youth Hostel has been hired complete for Saturday night (crawling distance from Glenmore Lodge) and 10 twin rooms are reserved at Glenmore Lodge for the first ten couples…

Mugdock Super Dooper Turbo XXX Boost

Well the rain was bouncing off the windows this morning making me wish I hadn't entered it but there was no way I was letting my twenty quid entrance fee go to waste.The race was advertised at 10 to 12 miles with an X zone of about 1 mile in…