This Easter 47 Explorers, Network and Scout Active Support members returned to Great Tower for an amazing weekend walking, climbing and ghyll scrambling in the Lake District. Arriving on Thursday, some at a respectable time, others at 1:30 am after getting lost near (not in) a ford, everyone’s beds were calling for a good night’s sleep. Friday started with a fabulous hearty breakfast and everyone getting split into groups for …Read More
” I am looking for someone to share in an adventure that I am arranging, and it’s very difficult to find anyone.” “I should think so- in these parts! We are plain quiet folk and have no use for adventures. Nasty, disturbing, uncomfortable things! Make you later for dinner, I can’t think what anybody sees in them.” Unlike Bilbo Baggins in The Hobbit, who is dead set against any kind …Read More
Christmas time was once again celebrated by the HSX Christmas weekend, and with it the infamous Adventure Race. After a stock up on supplies for the gruelling 3 hour event and a quick brief we all set out in the muddy new forest. As we all had different tactics the start of the race was manic with all the pairs running off in different directions to the check points. …Read More
Another great video from Andy “Smudge” Smith from our epic adventure cycling End to End..
Here’s our final video… Thanks to Andy “Smudge” Smith for making this in ridiculously record time… Please enjoy it… And if you want to sponsor us, you still can here…. https://mydonate.bt.com/events/hsxjogle
Apologies for not posting a video on Saturday night or Sunday, but we got caught up in celebrating our result… As you hopefully all know, seven of us completed the 850ish mile journey from John O’groats to Land’s End.. It was tough,very tough and we were all really pleased to see the signpost and finish.. A huge thanks to everyone who came out and supported us on the journey South. …Read More
The penultimate day. Don’t forget, you can sponsor us here.. https://mydonate.bt.com/events/hsxjogle
At the team fly down the country, their daily update videos get stranger and stranger. Manchester To Ledbury today.
The team pass the halfway mark
Only 100 or so miles today, hardly worth getting out of bed for.