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Highlander

Myself and James originally entered this way back in the winter but James decided to pull out due to being soft... Anyway luckily I spotted Iain doing some stuff on strava meaning he was back on dry land. He seemed keen to do the race, and I…

The mysterious case of the LAMM, the Westies team and the car (and yes, a proper LAMM report will follow)

It was wonderful to see the ever cheerful Rob McQuater and John Donnelly at the LAMM overnight camp.  Imagine my surprise the next day to see the sprightly (and still remarkably cheerful) figures of Rob and JD hopping out of a car, racing…

OMM 2012

"I want to die." Seeing as it was only midday Friday and we were still in Glasgow, this was less than encouraging. Matt, my partner for the weekend, cut a forlorn figure slumped in the corner of a Partick tavern looking slightly dazed having…

LAMM 2012

Team Peplinski and Penderis on the B course.Well where to start with the LAMM. This was the fourth year that I have paired up with George Peplinksi (and yes, he keeps resisting the pressure to join Westies!). The LAMM is a different race, in…

Saunders Lakeland Mountain Marathon 2009

4-5th July 2009This year I decided to enter the Scafell Class (which is the hardest pairs class) in the Saunders because it seemed like a good idea at the time, and for once I actually found someone else equally crazy and willing to give it…