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Tinto Hill Race

I’ve been excited about this hill race since my mum ran it in 2014. I arrived with loose plans to beat her time (50 mins), keep up with JD in a race for once and not disgrace Westerlands Cross Country Club with my poor downhill running. I…
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Via di Annibale Sky Marathon

James asked me back in April whether I’d been keen to run in the Italian Alps. Any excuse to stock up on polenta and fine Barolo wine seemed good enough to me. A few months later Ally texted me about a visit to the Alps to come visit Leyre…
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Pad Race 2018 results

Note:  Race report below by Micky Anderson, Neilston worthy/highly decent M50 hill-runner & my successor at the sharp end of the Neilston Pad mini-hill-run. Rhona B and I were the solitary Westies there last Saturday. Ever Grim... Hi…
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For Want Of A Nail…Kaim Hill Race 2018

The ridges of Arran were bathed in a hazy, early-evening sunlight; just the sort of view to give a tingle of excitement at the thought of fair-weather hills. It felt like the first non-winter week of the year, new life & all that, and I…
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Newtyle race results

Four Westies in a field of 49 in the Newtyle race on Wednesday. 7.3k/300m. 16 Peter MacNab 39.45 27 Brian Brennan 43.09 (1st M60) 30 David Atkin 43.57 35 Matthew Bull 45.31 The race was won by Carnethy's John Hammond in 31.48 CS…
Belated results from the above races. Birnam - 6.6k/360m 2 Sam Alexander 31.48 21 Gordon McCaffrey 38.51 32 Don Reid 41.34 43 Ewan Cameron 43.21 47 Lorna Mahoney 44.19 69 Brian Brennan 46.17 Gordon was first M60 and Lorna first…