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You Gravel Bro? Dukes Weekender 2021

OK, I’ll take my own medicine. I’d spent more time on pedals than in trainers this summer and I wanted to test out the ol’ Chris Hoys in a competitive setting. The Dukes Weekender had been on my radar for a few years, so what better…

The Luss Lollipop photos

Link to race photo's from The Luss Lollipop. Courtsey of Barbara MacLeod.

Glenshee Race photos

Link to photos --> https://www.facebook.com/westerlands Photos courtsey of Barbara MacLeod.

Teas All Round

The Tea Round is a circa 30 mile run, with up to 12000ft of ascent, in the Lake District starting and finishing at the door of the George Fisher shop in Keswick. The route is based upon the hill tops that can be seen from the Abraham’s Tea…

Lairig Ghru: This Is Not Happening

The alarm went at 4.50. I rolled out of bed and stood up. Tired, slight sore throat, mild blocked nose, feel like s*it. This is not happening. C’mon, you can sleep on the drive up, bit of breakfast and you’ll be brand new.   Gave…

Summer league #1: Lang Craigs Results

Exciting stuff as 29 Westies, 10 volunteers, 1 dog and 10,000 midges gathered for the first Club Race of the Summer League. James Bowden (1st overall) won the coveted prize of 1 x Yellow Melon and 1 x book JD's pal was trying to get rid of,…