Category Archives: Golf

Enjoyable day a bit of everything. Cycle, Scramble, Erosion a bit of a row with Burghead Coastal Rowing Club and a few holes of evening golf.

Yesterday it was good to have an easy day after the football and my visit to Dundonnell MRT. I went for a short cycle and down to my local Cummingston cliffs where there were a lot a girls climbing that … Continue reading

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Doing the “Munros Tables of Golf”. Laurry Skuodas/ Leonard Cohen RIP

Yesterday was a special day as one of my great mates Laurry Skoudas mountaineer, sailor, referee, Hostel owner, eccentric golfer completed playing all the golf courses in Scotland. What a journey he had and combined with his “journey”  by his … Continue reading

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Patience is a virtue “watch and wait for the weather to settle? “Summer thoughts – Lyme Disease – A Petition to Develop accurate NHS tests and effective treatment protocols for Lyme disease.

The waiting game: Is never easy – The weather is pretty unsettled just now and with parts of Scotland that I love badly flooded my thoughts are with many of those people who have lost everything.  Yet I was amazed to … Continue reading

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Climbing with the sparkling shoals of Mackerel at Redhythe near Portsoy

What a day yesterday I wanted an easy day but with a bit of rock climbing and I convinced my big pal Al Barnyard to come over for the day from Nairn. Al is training for the Glencoe Marathon and … Continue reading

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Sorry for no blogs – down Drymen way!

I have been away on a golf week near Drymen and have had limited internet! I am becoming a bit of a internet fiend and need to take charge?  It was the best weather of the year but my golf … Continue reading

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Arran Memories again – for the Moray Mountaineering Club have fun.

Arran – is for lovers of mountains, nature  and memories and I have so many. The great cliffs were something else and with my Dad and Mum and the rest of the family we explored this incredible place. In the … Continue reading

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Boys away to Cairngorms – maybe Lurcher’s Crag envious?

Pete was sorting out his gear for most of the night and was away early with the “Oily boys” ( Jimmy and Al) to have a look at Rothiemurcus and Lurchers Crag. I am still no way near even walking … Continue reading

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