Finishing the Great North Swim 1 mile.With no training and only a couple of quick dips in water this year I made the crazy decision to enter the Great North Swim again.

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Berlin

Saturday, 12th March 2016 by
We visited the Berlin Wall to view the amazing art at the East Side GalleryOne of my extra curricular activities at work is to be a tutor on the Lead with Impact course across Europe. A great advantage of this is that I can get to see parts of Europe that I have never been to before. This time it was Berlin.

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Bowfell

Sunday, 17th January 2016 by
Zac still having fun.After the warmest and wettest December, it’s finally turned a bit colder. We had snow.

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Squamish and Vancouver

Thursday, 13th August 2015 by
Pete on the traverse of WonderlandAfter a short stay in Whitehorse it was time to catch our flight back to Vancouver and head out to Squamish.

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Whitehorse and Yukon Rock

Thursday, 13th August 2015 by
The spectacular off-grid Aurora CabinWhitehorse is the last bit of normal civilisation we passed through on the way out the Cirque of the Unclimbables, and it feels like it, with the qualities one associates with an old style frontier town.

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Journey from the UK to Canada’s Yukon

Thursday, 13th August 2015 by
Laetitia and Ted ready to leave Inconnu Lorge for the Cirque of the UnclimbablesWe are finally back from our massive adventure to Canada where we visited Fairy Meadows in the Cirque of the Unclimbables to attempt one of the world’s best alpine rock climbs, the Lotus Flower Tower.

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The Sacred Valley

Friday, 3rd April 2015 by
Balls of alpaca wool and the fine weavingOne of the almost obligatory trips to take when in the Cusco area is to the Sacred Valley. That is, to the villages of Pisac, Ollantaytambo, and then up to Chinchero, with a lunch stop at Urubamba.

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Video Highlights of the Caving Year

Saturday, 20th December 2014 by
Video highlights of the caving year with members of Dudley Caving Club, featuring caves and potholes in Derbyshire, South Wales and Yorkshire. An amazing insight into the world beneath our feet. Why do we go caving? Are we mad? Could you do it? Discover how to climb in perfect safety using the latest invention from […]

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