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    Yorkshire 3 peak challenge for MIND - Now with a prize draw

    Iíve seen many great fundraisers on here Ė so figured another good cause might get some help from us TZ-ers.

    On the weekend of Saturday 27th April my brother & a team of 15 colleagues will take on the Yorkshire 3 Peaks Challenge.

    The Yorkshire 3 Peaks Challenge is a 24 mile circuit taking in the 3 peaks of Pen-Y-Ghent, Whernside and Ingleborough.

    It involves just over 5,000 feet of ascent and it is intended to be completed within 12 hours.
    This is quite a tough challenge but with the right training beforehand can be achieved in the allotted time.

    Some more info here :

    The Three Peaks - take in all three summits in one go
    The classic challenge walk - 24 miles, three peaks, 12 hours to complete the circuit. This route description will help guide you.
    But go prepared with an Ordnance Survey map and know how to use it.
    Ingleborough walk
    A route to the summit of Ingleborough from Clapham taking in some fantastic limestone scenery
    - the caves of Ingleborough, Gaping Gill and the impressive Trow Gill.
    Pen-y-ghent walk
    Many people's first peak. A classic circuit from Horton-in-Ribblesdale with good paths,
    great scenery and the impressive Hunt and Hull Pots on the way down.
    Whernside walk
    Starting from the impressive Ribblehead Viaduct this route takes you to the highest point in Yorkshire - Whernside.
    On a clear day there are great views out to the Howgills, the Lake District and Morecambe Bay.



    Just Giving Link - HERE

    If you feel you can contribute in any small way please click on the link above which will take you to their just giving page.

    As an added incentive (& with Eddie's blessing) - all who contribute will be entered into a draw for this...

    Orient ĎExplorerí GMT + Power Reserve' BNIB - just arrived from the USA.





    Model ref - CDH00002B -


    • Case: Stainless Steel
    • Movement: Orient Caliber 48K40
    • Dial: Black and Silver
    • Lume: yes
    • Lens: Sapphire
    • Strap: Black Leather
    • Water Res.: 50m
    • Dimensions: 44.5x50mm
    • Thickness: 14 mm
    • Lug Width: 22 mm


    Nice review & more details here

    Cheapest I can find is around £300 - so please chip in if you can & help recoup at least that for MIND

    Just Giving Link - HERE

    If / when you donate - please add TZ - Username in the comment section (& maybe post on this thread too - to be sure your name is in)

    Winner will be chosen at random once the event is completed.

    thanks again,

    z
    Last edited by zelig; 16th February 2019 at 16:02. Reason: Prize added

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    Prize added

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    Mind is an outstanding organisation, I'm very happy to support. Best wishes to Tony and the team with the challenge. M

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    Bump for a good cause

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    Yorkshire 3 peak challenge for MIND - Now with a prize draw

    Come on guys.

    Only need 15-20 of us to pledge a tenner or so to make a nice contribution to a good cause.

    Please enter the prize draw here - Yorkshire 3 peak challenge for MIND

    Thanks,

    z
    Last edited by zelig; 18th February 2019 at 19:13.

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    Good Luck - a very worthy cause

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    A gentle bump - please check out the link - itís for great cause.

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    It's all in a good cause chaps

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    Gentle bump

    Can we get 15-20 of us to pledge a tenner or so to make a nice contribution to a good cause ?

    Enter the prize draw here - Yorkshire 3 peak challenge for MIND

    Thanks,

    z

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    I did the three peaks when I was at school many years ago.
    Iíve put a tenner in but donít want to go in the draw thanks.

    Have a great day.

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    Good luck on the day, I hope it goes to plan.

    Regards Les

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    Donation made, always happy to support MIND. Best of luck to all of you, hope all that training helps!

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    Donation made. Good luck. MIND is a fantastic cause


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    Thanks for the donations so far.

    Another gentle bump.

    Their target is £1500 - if we we get 15-20 of us to pledge a tenner or so to make a nice contribution towards the target & all for a good cause.

    And the prize draw for an unusual GMT watch - BNIB worth at least £200 !

    z

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    Bump for a good cause

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    Bump please

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    Donated have a bump for that Friday feeling :)

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    Pre weekend bump for a good cause.

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    Friday bump for a good cause

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