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5 Peak 500

5 Peak 500. It is finally time to announce a new adventure challenge to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support to honour my Dad who passed away in May 2012. It’s been a couple of years since my last challenge … Continue reading

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#TrikeCornwall ‘The trip’

Right! It’s now been a week since I handed back Dave’s Ice Trike and I have serious post trip blues and every time I see a road all I can think is ‘I wonder how Trikey would handle that corner … Continue reading

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#TrikeCornwall

As the second anniversary since my Dad passed away from cancer have just passed and I have been given the wonderful opportunity to take Dave Cornthwaite’s Ice Trike “Trikey” for a spin I thought it would be a good idea … Continue reading

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Mission Complete

One man, One mission, Three Peaks. 10075ft Ascended –  43.2 KM Hiking – 1558.40 KM Driving 39 Hrs 30 Min. This pretty much sums up the final chapter of my National Three Peaks challenge but of course there’s more to … Continue reading

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The Move

The last week’s adventure has proved pretty tough but so far I have survived! After a pretty stressful build up to the big move, including securing a place to live less than 48 hours before the van was packed for … Continue reading

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Ben Lomond after dark

Mission three was also an after dark affair as I feel the three peaks will involve a lot of hiking in the dark and I want to make sure I’m comfortable and can find my way when the lights go … Continue reading

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Training Mission 2

Mission 2 (and yes I choose to accept it) was night navigation in the hills and again I choose to visit The Whangie as it’s close to home and again it was super windy and raining. I arrived at the … Continue reading

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