Tag Archives: Dales

Seven Days. Seven Days.Seven Days!

Saturday 26th October 2013 You thought it was all over. It is now! Goodbye…and Thank you! http://www.justgiving.com/Charles-Appleyard

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Late Summer Energy (EBC – 8 weeks to go)

Sunday 8th September 2013 An update on my list from a few weeks ago. Clearly you were all too polite to tell me about the numbering, it was not sequential and there were only nine. Grade 3 in Maths could … Continue reading

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Pin Cushion Time (Everest Base Camp – 12 weeks to go)

Sunday 11th August 2013 Becoming a human pincushion this weeeeek brought home to me how close the time is before we all set off on this expedition to Nepal. (As did the discussion on Facebook about insurance…Note to me. Make … Continue reading

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Keeping A Sense of Balance (Everest Base Camp -17 weeks to go)

Sunday 7th July 2013 Keeping a sense of balance about this trip and the training involved is proving difficult. I want to be as fit as possible, but timing that, and not tiring myself out, and not wearing my boots … Continue reading

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Another Beetle Drive. Please! (EBC – 26 weeks to go)

Sunday  5th May 2013 Six months to go!!! Will I be ready. Will I be fit? Will we raise our target amount? It is an exciting thought creeping slowly, but not that slowly, into a reality. A little bit like … Continue reading

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