We enjoyed a great event again at the Perthshire Chamber of Commerce Golf Day, held on the PGA Centenary Course at Gleneagles.  The 2014 Ryder Cup venue was in first-class condition, and whilst neither the weather nor the golf quite … Continued

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Once again, we were fortunate to get a clear, dry day to tackle the superb course at Blairgowrie Golf Club and we were delighted to be joined by some sports personalities who made their name in Bill’s beloved sport.  From … Continued

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The ‘Carbon Fivers’ charity cycle has been toasted by Scots round-the-world cyclist and Winning Scotland Foundation ambassador Mark Beaumont at a celebratory event held at Edinburgh’s Botanic Gardens. The Carbon team, who completed climbs totalling 33,500 feet while negotiating the scenic but … Continued

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IT was the equivalent of scaling Everest and Ben Nevis back-to- back but our “Carbon Fivers” team certainly rose to the challenge. Over the course of five days on remote Highland roads assailed by wind and rain, our group tackled … Continued

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“102 miles, 3,800 feet. Good day. Job done.” (Tweet, Day 5) In his final blog about taking on the Carbon Fivers 500 Highland Challenge, lead cyclist Richard Wadsworth and the team wave goodbye to Britain’s remotest hotel and head for … Continued

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“Another 90 miles, 5,850 feet climbing. Needed teamwork to get through the windy moorland.” (Tweet, Day 4) In the fourth of his blogs about taking on the Carbon Fivers 500 Highland Challenge, lead cyclist Richard Wadsworth recalls more biting wind, … Continued

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TEAM USA are favourites to end Europe’s stranglehold on the Ryder Cup this year at Hazeltine National Golf Club, Minnesota, USA. The contest will again attract one of the biggest global television audiences for a sporting event, so we asked … Continued

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“So tough today. The climbs were steeper, the wind wild, the rain, er, wet. 90 miles, 7,900 feet.” (Tweet, Day 3) In the third of his series of blogs about taking on the Carbon Fivers 500 Highland Challenge, lead cyclist … Continued

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“Epic day. 117 miles, 7,800 feet climbing. Stunning scenery, tailwind and sunshine.” (Tweet, Day 2) In the second of his series of blogs about taking on the Carbon Fivers 500 Highland Challenge, lead cyclist Richard Wadsworth recalls mechanical mishaps, beautiful … Continued

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They did it: 500 miles in 5 days to raise £25K for Winning Scotland Foundation. In the first of his series of blogs about taking on the Carbon Fivers 500 Highland Challenge, lead cyclist Richard Wadsworth, his feet now firmly … Continued

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