Tag: Books

Stocking Fillers: Running Books

Looking for some ideas for a stocking filler for the running addict in your life?Want to treat yourself to something to read in front of the fire during the Christmas break?We have compiled a list of some of our favourite running books. Feet in the Clouds: A Tale of Fell-Running and ObsessionRichard Askwith Billed as ‘The Classic Tale of Fell-Running and Obsession’, this book doesn’t disappoint. Richard Askwith effortlessly weaves the history of Fell Running with the story of his Read more [...]

The Ireland County High Point Challenge

In the last ten years, County High-pointing has established itself as one of Ireland's most popular 'must-do' walking challenges. If you're planning to take up the challenge for yourself, you'll want to read this article by Kieron Gribbon, author of Ireland's County High Points - A Walking Guide.
Introduction to the County High Points
A County High Point (or CHP) is, quite simply, the place in a county which is higher than every other place in that same county. Some CHPs lying directly on county Read more [...]