This year’s Annual Charity challenge was the Yorkshire Three Peaks. Our aim was to complete this in 12 hours and we succeeded completing the challenge in 11 Hours 45 Minutes. All of the team completed the challenge, helped by the wonderful weather. There are some sore muscles but fortunately no injuries this year! Some of… Continue reading We did it ! – The Yorkshire Three Peaks 2019
The count down is on! There are less than 24 Hours to go until the TW team begin their gruelling challenge. Thank you if you have already made a donation and if you haven't had a chance yet there is still time. The challenge will commence at 9am on Saturday 14th September with Tom Simpson, Mike… Continue reading Wish us luck, less than 24 Hours To Go…..
As you may well know the TW team are planning on tackling The Yorkshire Three Peaks on Saturday 14th September. They will start and finish this circular walk at the Pen-y-ghent Cafe, Horton-in-Ribblesdale, aiming to complete all three peaks in only 12 hours. This is no easy challenge and we have a great team taking part.… Continue reading Team Training is Going Well
Last year the TW team, friends and family took part in a gruelling overnight challenge trekking 40 miles around Rutland. This year we are challenging ourselves once again by completing The Yorkshire Three Peaks in only 12 hours. Our usual three musketeers Mike Waterfield, Tom Simpson & Stuart Caney will lead the team. Our Circular… Continue reading The Yorkshire Three Peaks – Torr Waterfield challenge, 14th September 2019
This year’s challenge was a 40 mile walk around Rutland. We started at around 10pm on Saturday and continued through the night, finishing at 3pm on Sunday afternoon. This works out as 18 hours allowing for the clocks going back which was fortunate as we had another hour to walk! The walk really was a… Continue reading We Did It – 2018 Charity Challenge, The Plod
With just under 3 weeks until the 40 mile walk around Rutland, I completed my first practice walk. The walk will take place on the 27th of October and should take around 16 hours to complete. The team will be completing the walk for the chosen charity Coping with cancer. For previous updates read the… Continue reading The Training Continues
As you may well know we are planning to walk 40 miles around Rutland water and surrounding villages, starting at 10pm on Saturday 27th October and finishing hopefully at 3pm Sunday afternoon. Please read our previous blog for more info here. Last weekend I plotted a 15 mile practice walk around Charnwood ,including Bradgate Park,… Continue reading Training has now started for the Rutland Plod