Monthly Archives: April 2011

Race Report – Cooper Memorial 12k

  The Graeme Cooper Memorial Hillrace, 24th April 2011 Finished in 1hr 24 min 11secs “In November 2006 former University of Aberdeen Lairig Club member Graeme Cooper, and fresher Richard Hardy set out to attempt a winter climb in Coire … Continue reading

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Race Report – RunBalmoral 10k

This weekend heralded a new challenge for me in terms of racing – two races, on two consecutive days (and in fact if we’re splitting hairs, then it was two races within 24 hours!). These were the RunBalmoral 10k and … Continue reading

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Love, Life and Longhorns.

Here, finally, is a brief re-cap of my recent break in Austin, Texas. Home broadband is still malfunctioning – Badger and I are beginning to wonder what on earth we did in the days before the internet!? A busy weekend … Continue reading

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Double Header

So as we slowly edge in to Spring, little bit by tiny bit, my running and racing are both literally and figuratively hotting up. This weekend sees my fourth race of the year and my third 10k at RunBalmoral which … Continue reading

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Technical Problems

Hi Friends! Unfortunately here at Red Wine Towers our broadband has broken and my plans of posting my Texas update have been thwarted for now. I can still do a brief update on my phone however so I thought I’d … Continue reading

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A brief update and some lengthy news

Hey kids! How are y’all doing? I’m back from Texas! It’s been a good couple of weeks since my last update, and in that time I’ve taken some much needed rest and recuperation in my favourite city in the world – Austin, … Continue reading

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