Walk stats (google fit) Day: Saturday 5th May 2018 Miles: 19.65 Steps: 51,326 Time: 8h 34m Calories: 2,180 Thats right, almost 20 miles! That made me want to do a boggy dance singing "I did it, aha aha, I did it aha aha, oh thats the way aha aha I like it" … Continue reading The Chaos Before the Storm
Last Wednesday was the night that was going to change everything. I woke up that morning believing that the number of donations would tenfold and with so many people coming through the door of the venue for my talent showcase we were going to have one of the coolest night ever! But...barely anybody showed up. Am … Continue reading The Talent showcase: a case of bad but good
If you haven't guessed by the title, I am going to be on the radio talking all about me and my 300-mile walk. So remember this: Wednesday 18th April @ 9:30am on Branch FM. If you are local to Dewsbury and surrounding areas, you'll find Branch FM on 101.8 FM but if you are not, then … Continue reading It’s Radio Time!
Walk stats (google fit) Day: Saturday 24th February 2018 Miles: 16.99 Steps: 45,584 Time: 8h 20m 35s Calories: 3460 What a beautiful journey this one was, though we almost got lost on quite a few occasions. Oh yes, it wasn't just me this time as my good friend Beth joined me which means I had somebody … Continue reading My Wembury Adventure
Cycle stats (google fit) Day: Tuesday 13th February 2018 Miles: 21.27 Average speed: 5.54mph Time: 4h 46m 34s Calories: 1,286 This journey was...interesting. For one, it was the first cycle ride of this length that I had done on my own. Cycling on my own meant there was no one to keep me motivated, make … Continue reading Success! I Cycled to Ivybridge and Back
I have been walking/cycling a lot lately, and I thought 'why am I not using this opportunity to spread the word about walk300?'. So I decided I needed a hoodie (because I realised that's what I usually wear for this kind of adventures). Better yet, I decided to let you, the general public, design it. So … Continue reading It’s Competition Time!
⇐ This is me, and this is a picture taken in the slums of Kisenyi, Kampala, Uganda with the street kids that live there. Branches of life international efforts are primarily focused here, and I had the privilege to see all that they are doing in June/July 2017. I was first surprised by how crude the … Continue reading What am I Fighting For?
Walk stats (google fit) Day: Wednesday 7th February 2018 Miles: 14.6 Steps: 38,483 Time: 6h 12m 37s Calories: 1,647 Walk details Getting to Tavistock wasn't the only thing that failed, in fact, I originally planned to go to Plymstock. You can see in this picture how much of a detour that it took. How did I do … Continue reading My failed walk to Tavistock
So I sat down for an evening with my big-ass road map. I located the towns and calculated a rough estimate of distance and though of how far I would get. This is the result. It requires me to walk a maximum of 20 miles. Admittly, I have yet to be able to walk that … Continue reading I’ve got an itenery!
Yeah this is going to harder than I thought; Yesterday, I walked 16.5 miles. I was hoping for 20 but by the 12th mile I was aching so bad, by the 14th I was wavering and by the 16th I hobbled onto a bus. Today I am still hurting. My knee feels like its twisted, … Continue reading Beauty of the Unknown