Christmas Pub Run

We had another good turnout for this year's festive mystery pub run. The Bon Accord provided its usual great starting point for pre-run hydration and dressing-up. We visited The State, Hug and Pint, Inn Deep and Arlington Bar before enjoying…

Type 1 fun

Our club run last night was simply type 1 fun.  I'm not saying I haven't been enjoying my winter training but yesterday evening I had that magical feeling that new born lambs get when they bounce around in the early spring sunshine.  Here's…

Southside Six (parks and pubs)

The Southside Six: 10 runners in 3 teams: Gwyn, Stanley, JD and Cam; Dave, John, Steven and Hamilton; Sharon and Steph 6 Southside Parks: Queens Park, Kings Park, Linn Park, Rouken Glen Park, Pollock Park and Bellahouston Park. 6 pubs: The…

Milngavie Social Event

I assume the Milngavie Social Event last week took place.  Unfortunately, I was unable to attend, being on the other side of the world at the time. Let's say about a dozen people turned up, two or three got lost, and all predictions were,…

Summer Solstice Swally

The Fab Four (Captainess, Curry Captain, Curry Leader & King Ken) had a merry old time about midnight on The Slacks. A mild gentle trot up for half an hour, followed by Tailsker, Glenmorangie & home baking in the 2-Westie shelter. A…

NG5K

NG5KWell before we get the Cap'n Christopher blow by blow account on the Pall Mall, I thought I'd 'sprint' in with something more Local - yes, about 35 thousand may have been pounding the National Capital, but almost three thou' of bodies were…

Hadrian's Wall Extravaganza

This was another memorable and thoroughly enjoyable event that was notable for the collective spirit of ingenuity and flexibility that overcame the weather, injury and illness to have a spectacular finish in the setting sun at 7:16 pm at Bowness. The…

Milngavie run and social

Balloon Trouble Bursts JD's Bubble!Wednesday night saw the Hutchinsons hosting their annual run and social event...well, the Hutchinsons minus John! Fiona put on a marvellous evening for 18 running Westies and 4 helpers, aided in no small part…

Sunday jog above Dollar

6th February 2011John, John, John, Johnston, Murdo (Iain, surely?) and Peter (Johann?) jogged round a variant of the Dollar race route, taking in Saddle Hill, Whitewisp, Tarmangie, Andrew Gannel, King's Seat and Bank Hill, before crossing and…

Breaking The Law

2nd April 2011A double ascent of The Law at Tillicoultry might not be something to look forward to, but in fine sunny weather it gave us two chances to enjoy the helter-skelter descent, and that's worth a bit of effort. Peter Grassl and your…