Atlantic Coast Challenge 2013
3 marathons, 3 days, not enough knees.
Foolishly, I've left it a little late to get as fit as I should for the Atlantic Coast Challenge, but that's never stopped me before. Follow the build up and see if I survive by clicking here...
Get outdoors.. this evening!
It's nearly 5pm, nearly time for the gym.. or is it? Katherine Weir of #ActivInstinct has very kindly written us an article focusing on spicing up your triathlon training. No more treadmill, no more pool, no more spinning classes - have a read.
Trailtrekker 2013 – this time it’s personal
100km (62 miles), Yorkshire dales, 8 pairs of knees to go wrong, infinite compeed, sunrise-sunset-sunrise…That’s right Jaime and friends of the YAC returned to the scene of the ugly crime and take on the Oxfam Trailtrekker. Here’s how we got on…
British Ultra Runner Attempts Last Great Polar Challenge Left To Man
Just last month, British Ultrarunner Tim Willamson announced his 2013 polar trek which will see him become the first person to attempt to walk solo and unsupported to and from the North Pole.
Reading more about Tim and the expedition I couldn't helped feel a twang of jealously at his bravery and frankly his balls. This truly is a monstrosity, read more here...
Microscooters for sustainable long distance travel. The YAC reviews...
The term ‘microadventures’ is certainly catching on with Al Humphrey’s inspiring blogging. It’s great for encouraging people to get out and about when they proclaim that they have neither the time nor money to adventure. We took Al’s term perhaps more literally than intended and rushed to the shops for a bunch of microscooters. Read more to see how far we got...
New blog - This IS Cornwall!
YAC's Jaime has just moved to Cornwall (or Kernow to be accurate). The entry requirements are pretty rigorous, you have to like fresh air, pasties, good ale and/or proper cider and you must be willing to be called 'my lover' by just about everyone you meet. Hopefully this blog will give a few highlights about trying to survive, adventure and have fun in charming old Kernow. Read more...
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Barcelona Boat Tours
Finpari - our sponsor of the year.
Three Peaks Cycle Report
To read our report from the Three Peaks Cycle Trip click here!