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Healthy Living - Kerri Major Registered Dietitian, Sports Dietitian, Personal Trainer and Author

Healthy Living - Kerri Major Registered Dietitian, Sports Dietitian, Personal Trainer and Author

I am a Registered Dietitian, Sports Dietitian, Personal Trainer and author. I currently work for the NHS as an acute Dietitian, as well as a freelance Sports Dietitian, offering support to athletes and teams on how best to optimise their nutritional intake to increase their chances of sporting success. I enjoy combining my love for nutrition with my passion for movement and exercise and also offer 1:1 personal training sessions in the Glasgow area. 

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Friends of BEGG & CO – Chiara Giovanacci, Bunnahabhain & Deanston

Friends of BEGG & CO – Chiara Giovanacci, Bunnahabhain & Deanston

"As my colleagues on Islay can attest, living on Islay has its challenges at times due to the remote location, in fact Bunnahabhain was only accessible by sea until the 1960s and now the road down to the distillery can be quite hair-raising, so we're used to adapting - whether that be from stormy weather to something more unusual like this virus. What really helps do this is the great community feeling that exists on the island - it's so important to us and whilst there may be 9 distilleries on the island, there's no feeling of great competition - we like to think of them as our extended family!"

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Friends of BEGG & CO – Jordan Bunker Menswear Blogger and Freelance Writer

Friends of BEGG & CO – Jordan Bunker Menswear Blogger and Freelance Writer

I think given this strange time, it's normal to feel a little off-kilter. The first thing to help me stay positive is accepting that I probably won't be able to focus like normal and be less harsh on myself. Letting ideas manifest at a pace which feels manageable and allowing myself time to adapt to this new situation. Since social distancing, I reckon I've spoken more frequently with my friends and group video calls are now the norm.

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