Norman's Law / Grandtully

Norman's Law - only Westie at this race so presumably everybody else was either at Craig Dunain or resting for the 10 mile race in Strathclyde park. This was my first race since having my hernia op 4 weeks ago so wasn't expecting too much. Great…

a good old mourne

entered the mourne mm with mate tam. stop. forgot my sandwiches. stop. forgot to train. stop. almost had my spork confiscated at customs. seriously. did not win. stop. got a good suntan though!

Wed Night Mugdock Run

For those that missed last night's run, you missed a classic Westies jaunt.Not satisfied with the route advertised on the website, Captain Chris proceeded to baffle the assembled runners with a series of interesting detours through Mugdock.…

Round Arran Relay Road Race

This years event takes place in Arran (just in case) on the 24th July but even although it is a while away it would be good if we got ideas of number who may be willing to participate in this great race.If fit I would like to be part of the…

Tain Morangie Gathering

More trail race than hill race, my return to running further than the jog to the gym for more rehab provided encouraging results in the form of a fifth place on Wednesday evening.Steve Worsley of Inverness Harriers claimed top spot, from Ross…

glasgow parkrun

27 Dec 20082 Westies were amongst the 25 runners this week, treading carefully on the icy course as they warmed up for the famous Westies Christmas Handicap in the afternoon. Both had ballast, not in the form of excess mince pies consumed,…

Moffat Hills

4th March 2006Dave Rogers, Trevor, Steffen and I went for a great run on the Moffat Hills in the snow. We parked at Grey Mare's Tail car park and head up steeply by Tail Burn before striking up to Watch Know. We then circumnavigated Loch Skeen…

London Marathon

13th April 2008It's quite an experience jogging 26.2 miles around London amidst the colour, noise and razzmatazz of Flora London Marathon. The roadside support is quite unbelievable, with folk lining the streets and jazz bands, and generally…

westies have fun in snow and sun

A great weekend was enjoyed by the gang of Westies who headed north to Feshiebridge for the weekend. Although the weather was forecast to be terrible, it turned out to be absolutely superb. Saturday was spent up on the snowy peaks of the…

half a ben is better than none

manny gorman followed up his fine form finishing top dog at the melantee on the saturday with an inspiring run at the half ben in a pair of fashion pump trainers recording a podium finish (third). but the good news does not stop there... the…