Race over Bluff hill: who won?

We had a bit of fun over the weekend. Melanie set off on foot from Stirling point, heading up Bluff hill to the Glory Track, then back along the coast path. mark headed up over Bluff hill from Gun Pit Road right over the top and down the other side to the coast path. Who got to the Glory track / coast path junction first?  Continue reading “Race over Bluff hill: who won?”

Swim n stroll Tuesday: MAKING time

imageI managed them both today: a swim – nice and steady – and a chillax walk in the bush. Amazingly I didn’t get wet, except for my feet as the grassy parts of Thompsons Bush was really waterlogged! Oops. Oh well, still its a stroll and I’m waterproof! I love Thompson’s Bush because Continue reading “Swim n stroll Tuesday: MAKING time”

GO Outdoors challenges public to Walk Around the World in 80 Days


Britain’s biggest outdoor retailer is teaming up with industry bosses and mountain rescuers in challenging to the public to walk round the world.

GO Outdoors’ Walk Around the World in 80 Days Challenge will begin later this month, with walkers urged to tackle the equivalent of the earth’s circumference, almost 25,000 miles.

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