The Breakfast Club

  Hi All I hope you don’t mind this post being a little different from the usual adventures. When creating this blog, I hoped to use it as a means to inspire, encourage and give people the confidence to go out and try something that they wouldn’t usually do, due...

LeJog

Land’s End to John O’ Groats (LEJOG) 7-day challenge So it’s been two days since I returned from my largest challenge yet: my Land’s End to John O’ Groats seven-day-cycle challenge. I feel amazing! Inside I have a great sense of accomplishment and gratitude: for...

Reconnect

  So, it’s Saturday 8/7/17. The sun is beaming. I've just returned from a run and I’m feeling amazing - it's only 4pm. I am thinking to myself; it would be a shame to waste this day, I need to make the most of the sun. So, I decide I'm going to go wild camping....

Going Solo

If you're anything like I was! the thought of doing something solo sounded a little strange, lonely, boring, & desperate I imagined the thought of doing anything fun alone like hiking or camping would be less fun. I was worried how would I spend my time? alone...

The Journey Of Friendship

The Pennine Way - Stage 1 Edale - Hebden Bridge 41 miles, 10 hours During the Liverpool to Manchester Ultra, as I reached the second from final checkpoint (during my lowest point mentally) I was met by a familiar face. But I couldn't put my finger on how I knew this...

Challenge Yourself

  Where to start?! So it's the morning after the Liverpool to Manchester Ultra Marathon. My ankles and calves feel stiff, and I think I'm walking like an Emperor Penguin, but I'm actually feeling nowhere near as bad as I was expecting to feel. I had run one Ultra...

The Land That Time Forgot (Gordale Scar)

It's 3:30 am on a Saturday morning, and would you believe me if I said that I had overslept? I had woken up from a text from Ash asking if I was up yet I texted him back saying yeah just about to leave the house. I jumped out of bed, grabbed a quick wash, and darted...

The Mind & Marathons

Where do I start? my love for running only came to fruition 3 years ago when a friend of mine suggested we run the manchester 10k for charity I had never run for longer than 10minutes on a treadmill I never had any reason to attempt to run any further but I thought...

5th Nov 2016 (Bonfire Night) Kinder Scout

Myself & Ashley made a last minute decision to head up to kinder scout for a wild camp & to watch the fireworks above Manchester. We reached hayfield for around 5pm deciding that we would head up from hayfield seeing as this was the shortest route & were...