We Did It – 2018 Charity Challenge, The Plod

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

The Training Continues

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

The Rutland Plod – TW Challenge 2018

Last year the team, friends and family took part in a 2 day challenge, walking 23 miles per day along The Llyn Peninsula. This year we are challenging ourselves even further by trekking 40 miles around Rutland overnight. This means no time to rest as the team begins the challenge at 10pm on Saturday 27… Continue reading The Rutland Plod – TW Challenge 2018

‘The Windermere Way’ – Torrwaterfield’s Team Challenge for 2016

The Windermere Way is a 45 mile walk around England’s largest lake, including a total ascent of 7,300ft. 15 members of Team Torrwaterfield took part in the challenge this year, to raise money for http://www.lampadvocacy.co.uk , our charity of the year. The challenge was every bit as tough as we expected; we had sore feet,… Continue reading ‘The Windermere Way’ – Torrwaterfield’s Team Challenge for 2016

Torr Waterfield’s Lake Windermere Charity Walk

Our chosen Charity of the year is ‘LAMP’ - Leicestershire Action for Mental health Project which helps those in mental distress. To raise some money for this amazing cause the Torr Waterfield team are taking on Lake Windermere, the largest lake in England.  Whilst this sounds a bit of a stroll, (the length of the Lake is… Continue reading Torr Waterfield’s Lake Windermere Charity Walk

Charity Of The Year

Each year at Torr Waterfield we choose a charity, local or national, to represent and raise money for.  Previous charities we have supported are The Epilepsy Society, Bamboozle Theatre Company, Keep The Beat and many more. This year we have chosen L.A.M.P. (Leicestershire Action for Mental Health Projects). LAMP works to support those in mental… Continue reading Charity Of The Year

The National Three Peaks Challenge – 36 Days to Go!

The countdown has begun and there are only 36 days till the challenge commences. The whole team have been incredibly busy over the last few weeks cramming in as much training as they can. The team have practised Scafell Pike  whilst also filling their weekends with various other gruelling hikes. The team members involved are… Continue reading The National Three Peaks Challenge – 36 Days to Go!