Professional Details

Short Biography

I’m a writer, editor and photographer specialising in adventure travel, the outdoor industry, and genre fiction. I’m Online Editor of The Great Outdoors (TGO) magazine, as well as a regular feature contributor and contributing editor, and am sub-editor of Sidetracked magazine. I have also written for Trail, Mountain Pro Magazine, On Landscape, and other titles in the UK outdoor press. In a former life I was a barman at the Clachaig Inn, Glen Coe.

I am an Intermediate Member of the Society for Editors and Proofreaders, and I offer copywriting, developmental content editing, copy-editing and proofreading services for adventure writers and the outdoor publishing industry.

Professional Activities

Writing, editing, photography. I work with a range of magazines, private clients and publishers.

Personal Information


Alex Roddie



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Specialist Activities

Writing, copy-editing, sub-editing, proofreading, copywriting, photography

Specialist Areas

Scotland, Swiss Alps, Scandinavia, Lake District, Lincolnshire

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