Category Archives: Mountaineering

Jenny Graham on the BBC Jenny going great on her World record attempt.

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Jenny Graham Round the World Record Attempt update – Going great Jenny !

Jenny is making her way out of Russia ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ, along Lake Baikal (largest freshwater lake in the world, (everydayโ€™s a school day! ๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿซ)) and will soon cross the Mongolian border ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ณ, those legs have pushed out almost 5000 miles!! ๐Ÿ˜ฎ … Continue reading

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Itโ€™s all new to me ๐Ÿšต๐Ÿผโ€โ™€๏ธ This Cycling game?

This cycling game is so different and at last I am back out on the bike and looking forward to some cycling over the next few days. My ribs are getting better and after 6 weeks the recovery was not … Continue reading

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Body found in Glen Nevis area.

From the BBC Scotland news.   Police and mountain rescue have recovered a body from Glen Nevis in the Highlands. The alert was raised at about 14:00 on Saturday that a body had been discovered. Inquiries are ongoing to establish … Continue reading

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Jenny Graham / nearly cracked 4000 miles on her Round the World unsupported cycle !

From the Adventure Syndicate Current location: Shushkovo, Russia Miles covered so far: 3,954 Estimated miles to go: 15,046 5 times zones down and Jenny Graham is powering across Russia. But it’s not all been plain sailing this week… with 8 … Continue reading

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The TV Documentary Rescue a great insight into SAR and the tragic Piper Alpha Fire. Sadly we lost one of our own – Gareth Watkin RIP.

I was listening to radio Scotland yesterday and heard a moving account by Paul Berriff who directed the famous Rescue Series on the TV 1988 – 1989 .ย He was based with his film crew and some outstanding mountaineers filming a … Continue reading

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How many punctures for our Jenny? A wee trip to Findhorn meeting a Sherpa and out on the bike at last.

HOW MANY PUNCTURES…. who even gets punctures anymore anyway ๐Ÿ™‹๐Ÿ™‹ I do apparently, all 8of them!!! ((Two down to operator error)) after FOUR midnight punctures on the dark highway with howling WOLVES ((OK probably dogs but in the dark things … Continue reading

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