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Loch Morlich 3,000m Swim Event

On Saturday I did my second open water swim event, up at Loch Morlich near Aviemore. The third and last in the Go Swim series this year, I entered this last minute after enjoying the event at Loch Lomond so … Continue reading

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Brighton 10km with the bots!

Well, it seems I still have it, and there’s life in me yet… last weekend I had a great time running the Brighton 10k… I travelled down and spent the weekend the lovely and warmly welcoming ‘bots’ from Ellon, and … Continue reading

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Ready for the Brighton 10k!

It’s been about 21 months in the waiting this event… but finally tonight I put my first flat lay for what feels like years, out… here it is… Mostly in ‘bot’ colours apart from my trainers …including my Scotland flag … Continue reading

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Time for another wee adventure

This time 10 years ago, we were fortunate enough to be in the great city of Chicago, and ok this day back then, I ran the Chicago half marathon. All kitted out with my Scotland flag as a cape… What … Continue reading

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My 2021 Annual Training

I’ve been training and tracking my training regularly / weekly all year, and I thought I’d bring together a summary of what’s gone and what’s to come for the end of the year for me. A look at my training … Continue reading

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Knockburn Watersports Loch swimming

I fancied an open water swim up in Aberdeen when I was up visiting my Dad and step Mum this time. And although they live by the sea, I prefer to swim in fresh water, so I had a look … Continue reading

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Loch Lomond Go Swim 3,000m event

As I summarised on my Facebook page; yesterday I did the Loch Lomond Go Swim event. It was great fun and I’m sure this will be a great sport for me to be involved in going forward. My first open … Continue reading

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Pinkston Swimming & my Training plans

Today I’ll split this post between my swim at Pinkston water sports in the north of the city, my training so far this week, and what I’ll do for the next few weeks. I had this pre booked for a … Continue reading

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Replica necklace continuing the journey

Anyone who knows me well, knows that I’ve had a special necklace nearly forever, given to me by my best friends on my 21st birthday many years (20) ago. I wore it so much that 2 years ago the end … Continue reading

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2,550m swim in Loch Lomond

Another Sunday, another swim in a loch. I’m two weeks out from the swim event at Loch Lomond and thought it would be a good time to get a swim there. I arranged to meet my friend Vanessa, and Linda … Continue reading

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