Richard Askwith

Richard Askwith is Associate Editor of the Independent. His pieces have appeared in Observer Sport Monthly, Independent on Sunday and Runner's World. His highly-acclaimed first book, Feet in the Clouds, won the National Sports Book of the Year Best New Writer, as well as the Bill Rollinson Prize for Landscape & Tradition at the Lakeland Book of the Year Awards. He lives in the village of Moreton Pinkney, Northamptonshire.