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whw Training Run

This weekend the whw race organised a training weekend based at the Oak Tree at Balmaha. Quite a few folks stayed for the weekend and lots of others including me came over for the day. The plan was to run … Continue reading

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Run with Dave Troman

On Sunday Dave sent a text saying that he and Tracey were staying at the Oak Tree in Balmaha for a few nights during their half term and asking whether we could make it over for a run and a … Continue reading

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A great weekend

I’ve had a fun weekend! On Friday I joined 4,500 others at the Emirates Stadium for the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games Orientation. Almost 3 hrs of high tech presentation about the games and our role as volunteers. It was great … Continue reading

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Long Run from Fort William to Tyndrum

Sunday 23rd February 2014 I had been looking forward to getting on the top half of the whw route for the last few weeks and even the poor weather forecast didn’t dampen my enthusiasm.  Initially I was going to do … Continue reading

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Last long run before Lakeland 100

A few weeks ago when I was finalising my plans for the last few weeks before the Lakeland 100 I decided I wanted to do a long night run that included a big hill. I knew just the route.  Start … Continue reading

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Running on the whw

A couple of weeks ago Caroline asked us whether we would like to go for a run today on the whw. As always we were ready and willing to go! Initially we talked about going up north the route but … Continue reading

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Plans for Monday & Team Award

Another easy lunch time run today. This time I went back to my regular 6mile loop of Pollok Park. It’s been ages since I did this route so it was good to revisit an old friend! Last night I went … Continue reading

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Night run on the whw

I ran last night from Milngavie to Balmaha with a group of friends. Here we are setting off at 11.10pm from Milngavie. It was a clear night with a little rain but good temperature. Katrina also came along and ran … Continue reading

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Report on Two Day Training Run

Day One – Saturday 21st May 2011 Balmaha to Bridge of Orchy – 40.53miles I’d been looking forward to this two day training run as it’s a great opportunity to train and run on the whw. Ross Moreland, who I’ve … Continue reading

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Day 1 and day 2 maps …

Day 1 Saturday 21st May 2011 Balmaha to Bridge of Orchy …. Day 2 – Sunday 22nd May 2011 Bridge of Orchy to Fort William (note – I stopped my watch by accident just after Kingshouse and didn;t realise until … Continue reading

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