Ian Hodgson Relay 2006

Westies managed to be first Scottish male and female team at Patterdale. Manny seemed to be in not too bad a condition from the night before's trip to the pub as he set off with David on the long first stage. Mind you it didn't stop them taking…

wed night cort ma law run

About 15 Westies decided to give racing a miss, opting instead for the delights of my version of the Cort Ma Law run. Starting at Clachan of Campsie we headed up the ridge, avoiding the parascender, and on up in lovely warm sunshine to the trig…

Carnethy 5 Hill Race

There was a great turnout of 24 Westies for the classic gem of a race that is the Carnethy 5 Hill Race. The weather was kind to us and more akin to a spring day than mid-February. Almost 500 runners took part and they were led home by Rob Jebb…

Bar Hill Run

There was a great turnout of almost 20 Westies for this sojourn out to the wilds of Twechar and Croy. We ran over a mixture of canal towpaths, wooded trails, the Antonine Wall, Roman ruins and best of all no midges! Afterwards a few of us had…

STEF AND JD DO BEN LOMOND

No one else took up our offer of a Saturday trot up the Ptarmigan Ridge and down the tourist route , and you all missed out on a fantastic day - blue skies, lovely cool temperature and fantastic views. Check out the pics.

BALMORE ROAD TRAIL RUN

Yes Blairboy, it is a free world ( according to Dubya Bush) and we band of four, me, John S., Steffen and Chris exercised our Scots' right to roam on a gorgeous evening that required a bit off off roading instead of tarmac-bashing. We did a…

Hotterdam Marathon

Another long race, another heatwave, another horrible day out.What is it with me and long races? I am in Rotterdam recovering from yesterdays run. I think I had trained well for this, determined to get some winter miles in. However the weather…

trail race

me and pat were at killie trail race on wed night,in and arounddeans park. it had a bit of every thing and pat was out to get me,she passed me about 1 mile and i only managed to catchher in last 1/2 mile .good wee race shame about the school…

Dumbartonshire cc relays

While the bulk of the club was enjoying the fleshpots of Loch Ossian, a few of us defended the honour of the club at the Dumbartonshire relays at Posties park. As the current champions, the pressure was on us to perform.Nigel ran a strong first…

the law breaker

28 December 2008The inaugural running of this event brought out 70 participants on a cold but not quite frozen day - ideal for running. Simple idea - straight up and down The Law from Tillicoultry via Mill Glen. Short, sharp, and painful!The…