Criffel

Photo's from Criffel hill race... by James Callender

Let Battle Commence

It all started so well – dinner on Saturday evening with old hill friend Davey Duncan, in the very excellent Steamboat Inn at Carsethorn and mugs of tea back at his camper van. I left the van around 10pm for the cosiness of my sleeping…

Fost And Frog – Westies Sexagenarians Bid For Glory!

These things happen but hopefully we’ll be able to prevent it in the future with more advanced planning. In sharp contrast, there was no chance that Mr Brennan’s Select Over 60’s were going to melt. Since November, Brian had…

Feel the Burns 2017

An email from John Hamer prompted my entry to this hill race. There's not many races going on in January and good excuse to blow away some Christmas excess. January approached and I thought it may be worth checking where Selkirk is, probably…

Greenmantle 25 Years on - Fancy or not?!

The Greenmnatle Dash – at least 25 years since I had last done this race,  but for 2017  I decided that the pros outweighed the cons;the pros being: a Westie winter league counter,a crisp sunny forecast, Davey’s  offer…

River Air Way

A misty drive up to the car park start at Glenbuck. Atmosphere at race start was full of the buzz of expectation and excitement, a strong odour of bananas and last minute regrets - “I should’ve done parkrun”, “can’t…

When Christine and Helen turned sixty

When Christine and Helen turned sixty   When Christine and Helen turned sixty Their friends exclaimed  - how can this be? They both look so young The both have their teeth and functioning knees!   And what will we do To celebrate…

Law Breaker

Photo's from Arrochar Alps...

Whangie Whizz

121 hill runners braved the poor conditions on the Whangie Whizz hill race. Photos Arnis Saltums Results

Ben Nevis Photo's & Murdo's 21st

This was Murdo's 21st Ben race. Photo's courtesy of Barbara Macleod. Other photo's courtesy of Doug Lee https://douglee.smugmug.com/Other/Ben-Nevis-Race-2015/