Tales & Travels

"The greatest life stories are those shared"

Adventure Announcement - Wild Beyond Barriers

Thursday, 09 August 2018

Back in 2014, I rediscovered my adventure and what WAS possible while on a solo trip off the west coast of Scotland, to the Isle of Arran. More

A River Journey - The Wrong Way Up

Sunday, 15 July 2018

...these included three boats of pirates who didn’t hijack my boat or get me to walk the plank thankfully, but did offer me a mid-river swill of rum. More

Tour of Pembrokeshire

Saturday, 26 May 2018

Cycling up here however is perhaps a different challenge all together. I was certainly inspired to cycle to the summit myself and drop down the other side at speed. However at this point in the day, some riders were beginning to feel the full force of this climb... More

London Marathon 2018

Monday, 23 April 2018

London marathon is special, as one of the leading World elite marathons and part of the Abbott World Majors series for elite wheelchair racers and runners, as well as being a world-wide favourite for mass participation, and in our home capital of London. More

Breeze Beyond Barriers

Sunday, 11 March 2018

2018 was to see the launch of my Beyond Barriers, health & well-being campaign.  A social campaign and collection of projects all with one common goal of encouraging and supporting people facing barriers to existing opportunities and activities, to get active outside. More

Get Outside

Wednesday, 14 February 2018

As GetOutside champions, all passionate and enthusiastic about the outdoors, we commit to help tackling the rising levels of inactivity in the UK and to educate and encourage everyone to look after our parks, green spaces, countryside, mountains and coasts, for the next generation of outdoor lovers and adventurers. More

The Unbirthday - Part 2

Sunday, 17 December 2017

The sea had become a lot rougher and it became clear we needed to do some work to paddle back towards land, this actually excited me as I knew cross-training was about to step up a gear, but my new fear of suddenly being surrounded by a load of rough water was quietly creeping in. More

The Unbirthday

Thursday, 30 November 2017

The wind was strong, my hair had come alive whipping around my face like Medusa and around us the coast roared like a dragon from its cave. We had arrived… More