On Saturday morning, hundreds of fearless “yompers” will be running, walking, or in some cases, crawling across the Perthshire and Angus glens. Gayle Ritchie speaks to the youngest and oldest people taking part in the 2014 Cateran Yomp.
Having just completed an epic 850-mile cycle, Councillor Bob Ellis can enjoy a few weeks off before he tackles his next physical challenge a gruelling trek through the Perthshire countryside.
Brave walkers gathered in east Perthshire on Saturday for a test to push them to the limits of their physical and mental endurance.
A Cateran clansman descended on Edinburgh to challenge Scots to gather their teams and enter this year’s Alliance Trust Cateran Yomp.