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Training, fun, friends and family

As we all probably know, Scotland is playing today… and I’ve come to the Village to meet and get to know a new colleague… but before I came here, I dropped my brother and most of his family near Hampden … Continue reading

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Sea swimming in Stonehaven

I’m away up at my Dad’s this week in Stonehaven, catching up and spending some fun family times together and I figured I’d bring my running stuff and my swimming stuff just in case. We went a wee walk yesterday … Continue reading

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Rambling thoughts on my run

I was out running this morning, pain free, for the first time in a very long time. I woke up really early and decided I might as well head out early for my 5k. The weather was oddly grey, and … Continue reading

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Swim in loch near Aberfoyle

My swim in Loch Ness was such a success, I knew I wanted to go swim in another loch soon – and with a spare Monday going, and a nice June day too, I figured what better thing to do … Continue reading

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Walk up Mount Keen

With the Glasgow moving down to level 2, I took the opportunity to go a big long walk with my good friend and (ex) colleague Carol. Carol has done lots of Munro’s (95!) and I’ve done about 7 or 8, … Continue reading

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Magical Saturday with Pennie at / in Loch Ness!

It’s been a very long time since I’ve been as excited about something as much as I was this morning. You know, that feeling you used to have as a kid, when you knew you were going on an adventure, … Continue reading

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Wk21 into Wk22 & last day

Last week I did a lot of walking… meeting nice people for good walks and chats outside, making the most of my leave / time off before I finish up. Big long walks at the end of the week, and … Continue reading

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Great news from me – I have a new job!

Today I can finally let you know some GREAT news from me… that as of the 16th June I start a new role with Social Security Scotland! I’ll be working as an HR Partner with them, starting a brand new … Continue reading

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Leg Rehab – May into June

I’ve gone a bit quiet on here… mainly because we’ve been on leave, but also due to the restrictions in Glasgow, it’s meant we’ve had to curb what we’ve been doing to doing it locally. That’s me officially stopped working … Continue reading

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Wk18 into May & June

Last week I did 3 cycles, 3 workouts and some walking, with some good rest days in there too. 22 miles walking, 42 miles cycling, including 1 long cycle of marathon distance out to Johnstone and back. Here’s the detail … Continue reading

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