Category Archives: Golf

Day 2 Golf in Wales-well done on the Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award -Daedalus Explorers Scouts.

We had a great day yesterday at  Denbigh in Wales playing golf with pals for a week. We had a great day in the sun near the Vale of Clyyd . We brought another ex mountaineer Alaister Haveron to join … Continue reading

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Well done Mark Beaumont what an achievement,averaging 240 miles a day for 79 days.

I have been following the incredible efforts of British cyclist Mark Beaumont has smashed the record for cycling around the globe by reaching the finish line one day ahead of schedule.The cyclist set off from France in July on a … Continue reading

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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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