A CHALLENGE WALK - DESIGNED TO TEST ENDURANCE AND MAP READING SKILLS

Saturday,

24th March 2018

Message From 2018 Event Organizers-
Thank You!

A HUGE !!!THANK YOU!!!! from all at CARDIFF OUTDOOR GROUP to:

  • LONGTOWN MOUNTAIN RESCUE TEAM - for marshalling all the mountain top checkpoints.
  • All the 768 Walkers who took part in this year's Three Peaks Trial.
  • The ST DAVIDS HOSPICE FOUNDATION and COUNCILLOR NICK TATUM of Abergavenny Town Council who helped in a number of roles throughout the day.
  • The charities and fundraisers who supported the event:


The first walkers back on each route were:

Platinum Route
David Little, 24 from Bristol returned in 3 hours 30 minutes after the bus dropped them at Llanthony at 8:30.

Gold Route
David Morgan, 23 from Abergavenny got back in 4 hours 5 minutes.

Silver Route
Kevin Wright, 57 from Bristol returned at 11.16am in a time of about 3 hours.

Bronze Route
At 1:06pm A father and son were the first back. Martin LaForges, 42, and Daniel LaForges, 12, from Bridgend took about 3½ hours to complete the route.


Three Peaks Trial Bronze Route - Film

Film-maker Paul Manser (see Instergram @pmanserprophoto and www.paulmanser.com) walked the Bronze Route and made an excellent short film which is on Youtube at Click Here

Photos

If you have any photos to share please either put them on our Facebook Facebook page or email to threepeakstrial@gmail.com.





Kate Taylor “We had a brilliant day and managed to raise just over £2000 for Ty Hafan. ”



Vicky Welsh “... thank you.... volunteers and mountain rescue who made the day such a great event and success....Here is a link to a blog I wrote about the event plus photos and links to photos! I hope it shows how much we enjoyed the day and how grateful we are for everyone who enabled so many of our walkers to take part. www.bristolnordicwalking.co.uk/blog/south-wales-three-peaks-challenge



Liz Docherty “A great day. Thanks from all the Dochertys from Deal, Kent.”



Angela Price “We really enjoyed the day. Thank you. Angela, Jeff, Katie, Charlotte and Joni.”



Anne-Marie Doran



Max Wiecko “Many thanks.”



Sarah Yarrow



Lynsey Harris “It was a great day, thoroughly enjoyed!”

 Raising Money for Other Causes

People are welcome to raise sponsorship for other registered charities. Please confirm with the Organizers beforehand which charity you wish to raise funds for.

Below are links to charities to which people are raising sponsorship for other causes in the 2018 event:



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