TGO Challenge 2019 Days 8-10

  Day eight, a Friday, was the last full day of good weather on this challenge. The weather was to turn the following day and our plans of passing through the Lairig Ghru to Braemar were looking dismal at best.  After a lot of chat the previous evening, Laura had decided to head through Glen … Continue reading TGO Challenge 2019 Days 8-10


The Cluanie Five (28/29 June)

What else would I do on the hottest day of the year so far than climb hills… Unlike my previous forays into hiking in hot weather, I felt prepared for this route. Firver Munros over 15 miles, which I had decided to split over two days – ensuring plenty of time for rest and snack … Continue reading The Cluanie Five (28/29 June)


I haven't written a blog post for a while, I've been writing but not putting anything together for an actual post. I miss it but I've found it hard to sit down with enough head space to make any sense. For the last year i’ve been fighting battles. Battles with fitness, weight, the way I … Continue reading Battles