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by Manny
12 Aug 2015, 20:49
Forum: 3 Peaks Challenge
Topic: Walking the Yorkshire 3 peaks question
Replies: 1
Views: 2228

Walking the Yorkshire 3 peaks question

Hi I'm due to do the Y3p on Saturday and was reading the notes about clocking in and out at the cafe. Im thinking of setting off at about 7 or just before, but if I dont make it back before the cafe closes then it says the rescue services may be called out. Now the cafe clsoes at 5.30 so if it takes...
by Manny
24 Feb 2015, 22:12
Forum: 3 Peaks Challenge
Topic: A little help with 'The Guide' please!
Replies: 8
Views: 4916

Re: A little help with 'The Guide' please!

I walked from Pen y ghent to Ribblehead and took this picture!

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by Manny
24 Feb 2015, 22:01
Forum: 3 Peaks Challenge
Topic: 'The Guide' - an enforced hiatus!
Replies: 2
Views: 2253

Re: 'The Guide' - an enforced hiatus!

thanks for the updates and speedy recovery!
by Manny
31 Aug 2014, 18:11
Forum: 3 Peaks Challenge
Topic: Thankyou
Replies: 1
Views: 1974

Re: Thankyou

a worthy cause, as theyre often called out to incidents. I donate my old printer cartridges to them as well as those of my friends and work colleagues. You can also send your old mobile phones off to help contribute. You dont send them to CRO theres a company that does all the processing and sends t...
by Manny
02 Jul 2014, 00:39
Forum: 3 Peaks Challenge
Topic: A little help with 'The Guide' please!
Replies: 8
Views: 4916

Re: A little help with 'The Guide' please!

Just realised it was the 1st of June that I walked it. It was "Armless" then.
by Manny
02 Jul 2014, 00:37
Forum: 3 Peaks Challenge
Topic: A little help with 'The Guide' please!
Replies: 8
Views: 4916

Re: A little help with 'The Guide' please!

I think I took a picture of this the 2nd week in June, Ill see if I can find it just to see if its still without its arms.
by Manny
29 Jun 2014, 23:10
Forum: 3 Peaks Challenge
Topic: Hello , new member
Replies: 8
Views: 4519

Re: Hello , new member

some people suggest popping them electrolyte pills into plain water to replenish salts you lose during sweating. Thanks for the guide, its very informative and a credit to you. top man! ;) ;)
by Manny
29 Jun 2014, 20:06
Forum: 3 Peaks Challenge
Topic: Hello , new member
Replies: 8
Views: 4519

Re: Hello , new member

Fantastic response, many thanks. Im going to take 2 litres with me and then replenish at either of them points you mentioned. I forgot about the railway stattion, good call! I suppose them 1000 mile socks work on a similar principle, ie one sock inside the other? Yes Im going on Saturday and yes Im ...
by Manny
29 Jun 2014, 17:40
Forum: 3 Peaks Challenge
Topic: Three Peaks Yorkshire app
Replies: 1
Views: 2763

Re: Three Peaks Yorkshire app

ive downloaded it and its pretty good!
by Manny
29 Jun 2014, 17:19
Forum: 3 Peaks Challenge
Topic: Second Challenge and it still hurts!
Replies: 5
Views: 3895

Re: Second Challenge and it still hurts!

I'd just offer the opinion that it shouldn't just be about the time. Yes I've all but burst a blood vessel to get round in under 8 hours and felt well chuffed with that, but whilst enjoying the sense of achievement that brings (and it certainly won't come again - the under 8 hours that is!) it hasn...