Mapping the Future for Trailrunning

A few months ago we announced a ground-breaking project to create the UK's first maps optimised for trailrunners in conjunction with Harvey Maps. As part of the project we recruited a team of 12 Map Makers, selected from a large pool of applicants of outstanding calibre, and on Saturday we met each other for the first … Continue reading Mapping the Future for Trailrunning

Chilly Navigation Training

TrailFest navigation training

On Sunday we held our first TrailFest Training day on navigation for runners. It was a cold and foggy day, but we were warmed with hot drinks and chats over lunch and some of Gary's special 'Contour Cake' (used to demonstrate contour lines - you had to be there!). We asked Gary to share his … Continue reading Chilly Navigation Training

RunWHERE? Navigation for Runners with Gary Tompsett

Navigation for runners Gary T

On the 8th January, we're welcoming TrailFest friend, Gary Tompsett - the Adventure Buddy, back to Mugdock for a day of navigation tailored specifically for runners. You may think that learning navigation will take you back to school, or that it is too techy, but to really get out and about and explore the trails … Continue reading RunWHERE? Navigation for Runners with Gary Tompsett