First Long Walk

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We walked a good chunk of the route this weekend: roughly the length of a marathon. Some of the route is on these broad chalk paths. The weather was mostly good, but every now and then it would hail for ten minutes or so – you can see the dark clouds on the horizon in this picture!

Preparations

This weekend, I’m heading down to Sussex for a walk along the South Downs Way with some of the other members of my team.

We’ll be walking the part of the route that we will walk at night for the Trailwalker event in September.

I’ve managed to squeeze in a few walks and cycle rides over the last few days: