2016

Best Travel/Outdoor Feature 2016, OWPG Awards for Excellence. for: Land of the Crusades, a week-long walk between the fortified villages of the Tarn, published in France magazine, February 2016

 

Best Magazine Article in the inaugural French Mountain Media Awards with Take A Ski On The Wild Side (a comprehensive feature on ski resorts in the Haute Maurienne Vanoise, France magazine, October 2016)

 

2015

Top 5 finalist in the AITO Travel Writer of the Year awards, from 228 entries. One of only 2 women in the top 10, and only 2 points off the top place. Feature published in France magazine, Dec 2014: Riders to the Sea - riding horses on the Aquitaine beaches

 

2014:

ABTOF Magazine Article of the Year: Runner-Up

Cycling Sea to Sea: Atlatntic to Mediterranean along the canals Garonne and Midi

 

2013:

ABTOF France Travel Article of the Year:

Cycling in Beaujolais

ABTOF France Magazine Article of the Year:

Cycling in Beaujolais

 

ABTOF France Runner Up Magazine Article of the Year for two features:

Out of the Blue & Into the White (sea kayaking the Calanque),

Electrifying Bicycle Ride (cycling around Lac Serre Poncon)

 

Outdoor Writers & Photographers' Guild: Best Travel Article: A Walk of Art (Andy Goldsworthy trail, Dignes les Bains)

 

2012:

British Guild of Travel Writers: Best European Feature:

In The Pink (Walking the Cote Granite Rose)

 

2011:

Outdoor Writers & Photographers' Guild: Best Travel Article: River Deep, Mountain High (canoeing the Gorge du Tarn)

 

2010:

ABTOF France Magazine Article of the Year:

A Journey Home (Spring Transhumance with horses, Pyrenees)

 

Outdoor Writers & Photographers' Guild: Best Travel Article: A Journey Home

 

2009:

Outdoor Writers & Photographers' Guild: Best Travel Article: Sea to Source (cycling the Loire River)

 

British Guild of Travel Writers: Best European Feature:

Pony Tales (Winter transhumance with horses, Pyrenees)

 

ATOUT France Runner Up Magazine Article of the Year: Natural High (walking the GR20, Corsica)

 

2008:

ATOUT France Travel Article of the Year: Sea to Source (cycling the Loire River)

ATOUT France Magazine Article of the Year: Sea to Source

AWARDS...

P9212530

Cycle touring in Beaujolais (France magazine)

P4130160

Sea kayaking the Calanque coast (France magazine)

P6061999

Walking the Andy Goldworthy art trail (France magazine)

P1010325

Skiing the Haute Maurienne Vanoise (France magazine)