Lowe Alpine Mountain Marathon LAMM 2010

Entries Open for LAMM 2010 Entries are now open for the 2010 annual, two day mountain orienteering event, known as the LAMM: Lowe Alpine Mountain Marathon. Held every year in Scotland since 1994, LAMM is a trail running and orienteering event for pairs, with overnight camping at a remote location. To ensure fair competition and … Continue reading Lowe Alpine Mountain Marathon LAMM 2010

Walking Festivals & Events in September

It may seem strange to be writing about Walking Festivals in September, but with a number of events being held nationwide this month, its not quite time for you put your boots away just yet! Walking Festivals are an excellent way for people to get involved in walking, test equipment, meet fellow walkers and build … Continue reading Walking Festivals & Events in September

World Mountain Bike Conference

2009 World Mountain Bike conference The 2009 World Mountain Bike conference will be held at the beautiful Easterbrook Hall in Dumfries, Scotland. The mountain bike conference will be held from May 12 - 15, 2009. The mountain bike conference includes many guest speakers from the world of mountain biking, covering topics such as "Mountain Biking … Continue reading World Mountain Bike Conference

£1 million for Mountain Biking in Scotland

Mecca for Mountain Biking The 7stanes are eight mountain biking centres in southern Scotland. The public sector organisations behind the mountain biking scheme have recently announced that they will provide £1 million of funding over the next three years. The BBC have reported that the announcement has been praised by Environment Minister Mike Russell, who … Continue reading £1 million for Mountain Biking in Scotland

Lowe Alpine Mountain Marathon LAMM 2009

Orienteering in the Scottish Highlands The Lowe Alpine Mountain Marathon (LAMM) is an annual two day mountain orienteering event for pairs, with overnight camping at a remote location. It is held in the high mountains of Scotland, at a secret location. Next year's LAMM event will be held in the Scottish Highlands on the weekend … Continue reading Lowe Alpine Mountain Marathon LAMM 2009