The Dava Way 50K in Scotland

Why the Dava?

The Dava Way is one of Scotland’s greatest trails, linking the towns of Grantown-on-Spey and Forres. It is a net-downhill trail run following the old Highland railway line for 24 miles through stunning Scottish moorland, woodland, and farmland.

The Dava 50K is the shortest of four races…

Life lessons from the marathon

I identify as a marathon runner; I like running marathons. To put it more accurately, I enjoy signing up for marathons and I particularly like the finish line. There is the buzz from signing up for the race and the deep satisfaction that comes from…

Neil Mapes

Marathon runner, sea swimmer and aspiring dinghy sailor. Social entrepreneur & founder of Dementia Adventure, currently leading Green Hive in Nairn, Scotland.

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