My favorite challenge of 2017 – The National Three Peaks

I was cleaning out my desk draw at home, looking for the cable to charge my Garmin when I came across a cutting from a local paper. The story was about my Grandma and the party she had at her home to celebrate her 100th birthday. A huge milestone and a celebration of an inspiring … Continue reading My favorite challenge of 2017 – The National Three Peaks

Challenge 9 – Thames Path 24hr Challenge

On Sunday 27 August I set out to take on my 9th challenge of 2017, walking from Tower Bridge in London to Henley Bridge, 80 miles along the scenic Thames Path National Trail. The walk started in glorious sunshine and with it being a Bank Holiday weekend central London was full of people making the … Continue reading Challenge 9 – Thames Path 24hr Challenge

Thames Path 24hr Challenge – Itinerary

So we are fast approaching another Bank Holiday weekend and I am sure most people are looking forward to laying in bed, relaxing and possibly taking in a nice walk if the weather holds. For me this August Bank Holiday weekend will see another challenge being undertaken - the Miles for Wishes Challenge 9 - … Continue reading Thames Path 24hr Challenge – Itinerary

Challenge 8 – National Three Peaks Challenge highlights video

This is just a short video of some of the clips of my recent Three Peaks Challenge, find out more below; https://youtu.be/RuXKoJEHn-c I've dedicated this challenge to Mary Stapleford, who we sadly lost on Wednesday 2nd of August 2017. She was, in the truest sense, one of the most inspirational women I've ever known and … Continue reading Challenge 8 – National Three Peaks Challenge highlights video

Planning for the Three Peaks Challenge

The Three Peaks Challenge and mountain climbing in general has been a fascination for me since childhood - there is something awe inspiring about mountains, their raw, natural beauty and the unpredictability of climbing them. Unfortunately the planning of this challenge has been difficult and as such I'm not going to be able to complete … Continue reading Planning for the Three Peaks Challenge

Why? It’s the most frequently asked question

I often get asked why I am doing this, why I am putting myself through these challenges or why I chose to support Make-A-Wish UK. So, I thought I would put something in my blog that hopefully goes some way to answering those questions. What is Miles for Wishes? Miles for Wishes is a series … Continue reading Why? It’s the most frequently asked question