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Mark defends Red Bull Neptune Steps swimming title

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200 swimmers set to take on unique obstacle swim race at Maryhill Locks, Glasgow. Read more ›

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St Kilda to Harris swim

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We speak to one of the hardy swimmers who became the first team to make this epic crossing. Read more ›

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Gary’s Big 10 Triathlon challenge

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Gary Milne likes his challenges to be epic. So he set himself a Big 10 Triathlon. Read more ›

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Stars prepare for the Artemis Great Kindrochit Quadrathlon

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Ski racer Dougie Crawford looks forward to a demanding charity challenge. Read more ›

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Scotland’s summer challengers

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Do you have big plans for this summer in the great outdoors? We speak to the adventurers taking on three epic challenges. Read more ›

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How the outdoors boosts Skills for Life

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As a new Skills for Life programme is launched by the Outward Bound Trust we find out about the benefits for young people. Read more ›

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Wild Lochaber draws near

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This year’s Wild Lochaber Festival starts on 16 May. Daniele Carotenuto had a chance to sample some of what it has to offer. Read more ›

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Top 21 things to do outdoors this year

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With January now at an end, and most people’s New Year resolutions in tatters, we say try something different over the remaining months! Here, in no particular order, are our pick of the best. Read more ›

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Do something mad outdoors on New Year’s Day

Aonach Mor Hill Race. Pic credit: John O'Neill

Aonach Mor Uphill Race. Photograph: John O’Neill

While many Scots nurse a New Year’s Day hangover, some hardy souls will be braving the chilly outdoors. Why not join them? Read more ›

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Night-time is perfect for adventure

Night swimming. Potograph: Wild West Swimmers.

Night swimming. Photograph: Wild West Swimmers.

Don’t let the darker evenings of winter get you down. Enjoy a night-time adventure instead. Read more ›

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Atlantic crossing draws near

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Arran sailor Sue Weaver prepares to battle pollution by undertaking the voyage of a lifetime. Read more ›

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White water kayaking at Pinkston

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A new purpose-built white water course offers the opportunity for thrills – and spills – in the heart of Glasgow. Read more ›

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