Fiona Russell is a widely published adventure journalist and blogger, better known as Fiona Outdoors. She is based in Scotland and is an all-round outdoors enthusiast with favorite activities including trail running, mountain walking, mountain biking, road cycling, triathlon and skiing (both downhill and backcountry). Aside from her own adventures, Fiona's biggest aim is to inspire others to enjoy getting outside and exploring, especially through her writing. She is also rarely seen without a running skort! Find out more at Fiona Outdoors.
A guide to the pros and cons of choosing a carbon bike or a steel bike for your bikepacking adventures
If you are planning to go exploring by bike, will you be a bikepacker or a cycle tourer?
Theft will bring your adventure to a premature end, so here's how to protect your faithful steed
Choosing the right food will help you travel light, get the nutrition you need, and still enjoy tasty meals and snacks
A cross between cycle touring and backpacking, bikepacking is a rewarding outdoors activity and so easy to do
What do you pack – and where – in frame bags, saddle bags, cockpit bags and handlebar bags?
Expert advice and research reveals the symptoms of the Triad – and ways to avoid the condition or recover after diagnosis
With the arrival of warmer weather and sunshine, plus longer daylight hours, it’s time to hit the trails for more running miles
Pawel Cymbalista ran non-stop, solo and unsupported, to complete 230-mile Cape Wrath Trail