Challenge

Trip of a Lifetime - by Mary Joynson

I didn’t mean to cycle from Land’s End to John O Groats. I foolishly told a cycling friend that I’d always wanted to do it when I was younger, and before I’d fully realised what was happening, we were planning to do it together in 2014. She was celebrating her 60th birthday, and at 68 I was just hoping to keep up.

 

Nordic Walking: Up for the Challenge - by Jeremy Cliffe

Earlier in the summer my brother and I travelled over to Nottingham to take part in the first of this year’s British Nordic Walking Challenge Events.  The event was set in the leafy suburbs, at the 500 hundred acre Wollaton Deer Park, with a spectacular backdrop of an Elizabethan Mansion Hall (which was actually used as a setting in the 2012 Batman Film – Dark Night Rises).