|Posted by Lee on May 17, 2017 at 11:00 AM||comments (0)|
I was lucky enough to spend five days biking, camping and bbq-ing in Wales last month and it was awesome...
The Pink Heifer in Coed Y Brenin...
We woke up with the sun streaming through the van windows and the sound of sheep bleating in the field next to us. The ni...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Lee on April 18, 2017 at 5:25 AM||comments (0)|
"I'd like to make it known that none of my money is to go to either Rachael or Leanne." Jamie is in the back of the van as we make our way to the wakepark and, like the big drama queen he is, is recording his "last ever video before drowning whilst attached to a board," "If I don't make it through this, everyone should know it's all Leanne's fault" he continues whilst the rest of us cheerily make our way from the beautiful Bellhaven beach, where we walked Adventure Dog, to the fan...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Lee on March 28, 2017 at 3:40 PM||comments (0)|
Riding my bike makes me happy! Whether it’s a wee half hour blast round a local trail or a full day epic into the wilderness. I'm especially happy when I share my passion with other people and nothing beats heading out for an adventure with a bunch of friends. A couple of years ago Dawn and I attended a mountain biking course at Glentress which was run ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Lee on March 20, 2017 at 1:15 PM||comments (0)|
Way back in 2015, I ventured into the world of triathlon by attempting the Craggy Island Triathlon. All did not go to plan though as I struggled with the sea swim, fell off my bike and went over my ankle. I finished. Last. Like so incredibly last they were trying to take the finis...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Lee on February 21, 2017 at 4:30 PM||comments (1)|
Picture the scene: you've had a lovely day walking with friends, you pitch your tent and open a beer. What comes next? Well for me it has to be a campfire. You see, the traditional campfire serves a multitude of purposes. Its keeps you warm, keeps the midges away and how else are you going to toast your marshmallows?
Over the last few years we ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Lee on February 13, 2017 at 12:10 AM||comments (0)|
I've had a pretty stressful time at work recently and after a long, hard nightshift last week I began to feel a bit run down. I continued to train as normal thinking I was just a bit tired. I always really struggle with illness as I feel guilty for not getting out there and at least trying, especially given the Bowhill duathlon today. So on Friday I headed out for a wee run after work to judge whether or not I would do the duathlon and after a couple of kilometre...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Lee on February 2, 2017 at 6:25 AM||comments (0)|
|Posted by Lee on January 24, 2017 at 5:40 PM||comments (0)|
Living in a big City doesn't mean you can't adventure!. So how do us city dwellers get our kicks without having to drive for miles? Here's a wee list of some adenaline inducing adventures, all within a 30 minute drive of Scotland's biggest city...
What? Learn to kayak on white water. In a canal.
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|Posted by Lee on January 14, 2017 at 3:45 PM||comments (0)|
Happy birthday to my lovely mother. I won't write how old she is. What I will write however, is how much of an inspiration she has been to me growing up. She has a passion for travel and adventure that I really admire. Her adventures have also turned into misadventures on more than a few occasions. I'm not sure theres a continent she hasn't been injured in...
Mum on ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Lee on January 1, 2017 at 5:00 PM||comments (0)|
Where did 2016 go? I feel like I blinked somewhere back in June and opened them again in 2017!
Despite my lack of blogging, I really have managed to cram a fair about into 2016; we brought home our beautiful little doggy, hit the slopes (and my head a few times) in France, had fun surfing in Portugal, had some scary moments on a climbing course in Yorkshire, took part in a 10 hour mountain bike r...Read Full Post »