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2020 Blog

This page will show some of the more interesting training sessions and micro-adventures Dean will be having en route to his bigger #2020visionofablindadventurer challenges throughout 2020.


Prone – Loch Tummel, Scotland

13th February 2020

This was my first time back on a prone-board in almost 6 months. A combination of wintery conditions – ice on the edge of the loch, snow on the hills, and air temperature of 2 degrees – and lack of prone board fitness, made today very tough. But it was great to be back on the water!
Thanks to Piotr, (Outdoor Explore), for giving me a lift up and back to Tummel. On the way back to Blair we had a chat about our joint challenge coming up later this year – one of the #2020visionofablindadventurer projects. Read more…

Mountain biking – Aviemore, Scotland

18th January 2020

The first mountain bike in the snow session of the year, but hopefully not the last!

Rhona and I did a great wee route down from the snowline at Loch Morlich down to Loch Eilein, around the loch and back up to the snow again at Morlich.

Eilein proved to be a very popular location for other bikers, and dog walkers.  This meant that the boss had to work hard on her guiding skills, with yells of “keep left, bike coming towards us”, “keep right, Read more…


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