My final challenge of 2013 is about to begin. I must admit I am really looking forward to going home for the first time in 11 months, but I can’t wait to get stuck into this next challenge. It is not just the summit climb I am looking forward to but the 63km of bush… Read More
It has been a month now since I was standing on the roof of Africa. Since then I have been lucky enough to go on safari and experience all of the animals I dreamed off since I was a little kid, as well as relax on the picturesque white sand beaches along the secluded east… Read More
This is the article that was in the weekend herald last Saturday Herald article Thanks a lot to Peter Thornton for making this happen
Location: Dar es Salaam Time in Africa: 6 weeks Hindsight really is a beautiful thing. Personally I have always learnt more from my failures than my successes, this is why it has taken me a while to gather some perspective on this adventure. On day 3 of my run I was really struggling with identifying… Read More
This is by far the hardest photo i have ever taken. I had just got back to my tent after the summit window had squeezed away, and i knew that it was more than likely i would not get another shot at the summit on this trip. I was both mentally and physically beaten and… Read More
Climb 1 6,962m (22,841 ft), January 2013 Start. Route 240 km, 10 days walking, 14 days climbing.
Climb 2 5,895m (19,340 ft), August 2013 start. Route 390 km, 9 days running, 6 days climbing.