The Extreme Stroll Around Manchester

This is my first blog post, and though it is not my first attempt to use English I'll apologise in advance for the incorrect grammar, spelling, typos and general idiocy that this post will surely exhibit! The point of this particular post is to discuss the Bogle Stroll 2011 that I have signed myself up … Continue reading The Extreme Stroll Around Manchester

Jonathan Conville Memorial Trust – Boundless Horizons Lecture

The Jonathan Conville Memorial Trust are holding a 30th Anniversary Lecture called Boundless Horizons - Great first ascents achieved beyond Everest in the greater ranges. The talk will be given by their patron Sir Christian Bonington at the Royal Geographical Society in London on 3rd June. The funds raised by the lecture will go towards … Continue reading Jonathan Conville Memorial Trust – Boundless Horizons Lecture

Warrington Tri Club to Run Sandstone Trail

We are always interested to hear from people of are taking on an outdoor related challenge to raise money for their favourite cause. We were recently contacted by tri-athlete Carl Loftus, of Warrington Tri Club, who is planning to do a bit of adventure running... Running The Standstone Trail The sandstone trail in Cheshire stretches … Continue reading Warrington Tri Club to Run Sandstone Trail

International Mountain Day 2009

In order to improve the welfare of the indigenous peoples of mountainous regions the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations (UN) has initiated an annual International Mountain Day. This year the theme is Disaster Risk Management in Mountains. Mountains are hazardous places. Many mountain communities live under the threat of earthquakes, volcanic … Continue reading International Mountain Day 2009