Monthly Archives: July 2012

Reflections on our Trailwalker failure

It has been a couple of weeks since our two ‘Tobleroner’ teams largely ill fated attempt to complete the sixty-two miles of Trailwalker within the thirty hour time limit was brought to a premature end and I have given our … Continue reading

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Trailwalker failure

Through forty-three miles of mud we trudged to eventual sleepless failure. Although that brief description of my ‘Trailwalker’ twenty-twelve experience is accurate, it doesn’t convey any of the enjoyment I felt during the event, or the satisfaction as we made … Continue reading

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Trailwalker is tomorrow!

I’ve met up with half of the Tobleroner’s compliment, we have had our carb-loading  meal and I’m now in bed trying unsuccessfully to sleep.  I won’t see Helen and Henry again until after Trailwalker is over, hopefully at the finish … Continue reading

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New Gear for Trailwalker

As excuses for buying tech gear go, attempting to walk 100km is a pretty good one!  Even though my wife considers me to be the Imelda Marcos of rucksacks, I decided to exercise that excuse and add to my Berghaus … Continue reading

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