Everyday Adventures: Mud-running


Great mires of the brown enemy punctuated the fun, followed by troughs of freezing swamp-water and mud-slide hills up which we either scrambled or didn’t. I’m not a fan of running, I’ve made that pretty clear. But running through mud – well, that just sounded like good bloody fun. For my latest Everyday Adventures post, I joined hundreds of crazies … Read More

Everyday Adventures: Paragliding


Running, catching the breeze, wings inflating, a little lift and then…  It’s my turn again. Everyday adventures can take you anywhere: the park, the radio, the buff. The sky, apparently, is not the limit. But it was for my recent efforts for Herald Scotland as I stood on a chilly hillside, wearing one fewer than enough layers, with a rainbow … Read More