The D33 Ultra Marathon, 12th March 2016

D33 2016

Now That Was Unexpected! I was actually glad when 9am Saturday 12th March came around, when I could finally dispense with the self doubt, and just run the damn thing, the D33, first race of the 2016 Scottish Ultra Marathon Series, and the first of my five planned events for 2016. Having managed a few 18-20 mile runs since the … Read More

West Highland Way Race 2016 Support Team

The West Highland Way

Abandoning my ‘commitment’ not to run another ultra marathon, and with the pain and suffering of the Great Glen Ultra well and truly forgotten, I patiently awaited November 1st 2015, the opening date for the West Highland Way Race 2016 entry. I submitted my application alongside that of numerous other runners as soon as entry opened, a somewhat meaningless act … Read More

New Beginnings

It’s time, once again, for a new beginning, and this applies in equal measures to both my web site,, and to my running. has come a long way since that first post, ‘Montane Highland Fling, 30th April 2011‘, back in April of 2011, outlining my successful completion of the 2011 Montane Highland Fling. The post made reference, not … Read More