Going home to see my Dad, my brother and his family, or my friends, has meant a couple of trail runs along the Portlethen coast. Well, when the alcohol and food levels allow! I’ve discovered a couple of good routes only recently, and it has some really nice places. Such as the Portlethen Community Woodland
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My friends and I have started a wee, well competition I guess you’d call it, except there are no prizes or winners, it’s just something to push us all forward. We’ve started a Photo a Day for the month of October. When you’re working from home and long hours it gets tricky, either I’m grabbing
Another cycle and some nice shots to highlight. Don’t worry, I’m not going to start writing about every cycle I take, just where there are nice shots or a route to talk about. This morning it was the all about the photos. I was taking a morning jaunt along the Water of Leith en route
Another weekend, another cycle. The weather looked good and I was keen to attempt a pretty big Pentlands cycle, not only for fitness levels but to try and keep building my confidence on the bike again. There was another reason, I received my replacement Garmin 735XT and it needed to be calibrated. A 50k cycle
I headed out for a cycle this afternoon and decided to head up the Pentland Hills. This is often a bad choice if I’m just thinking of a shorter run, which I was today, as you go so far into the Pentlands and end up taking a nice scenic and long route. Also, the route
I’ve been cycling on the paths by the Water of Leith for as long as I can remember – and before you ask, no, I never use a bell. I say excuse me, thank you, good morning. I smile, I nod, I engage. I slow down for pedestrians and animals alike. I’m not one of
I really like this shot and shows what can be done with my crappy little mobile phone camera. It’s not worked out too badly and the sunset colours just weren’t in the raw mobile picture, it was all dark blues.
A quick bit of Picknik work and it’s come out wonderfully well. I wish I’d taken my Nikon up there though. Lesson for tonight if the heavy snow lays off.