Free walk 1000 miles spreadsheet

Free walk 1000 miles spreadsheet

Are you taking up the Walk 1000 miles challenge? So are we! Well, we’ve created a simple spreadsheet to help record our mileage. Basically it does all the maths for you. It converts Km to miles (if you are recording your walks on a Km device). It adds all your...
Ten tips for winter walking

Ten tips for winter walking

Winter is a great time for walking. If you are sensibly prepared there is a fine feeling of well-being (and more than a little smugness) to be out enjoying crisp winter days. What’s more, it’s good for you!   Here are ten tips to get the best of the great...
Winter walking? Be ready to go.

Winter walking? Be ready to go.

Autumn and winter walking can be some of the best of the year. The biggest obstacle is looking out of the window when the weather is grey and damp, and making the move to leave the warm house.  You know it will be enjoyable (assuming you will be dressed for it). If...
Most useful little addition to your rucksack

Most useful little addition to your rucksack

They are tiny, cheap, take up little space and are incredibly versatile. A few humble cable ties can be real life-savers. I discovered how useful they can be when cycling. They could attach items to bike frames; secure broken spokes from flapping around; fit lights...