Can You Outrun a Horse?

It's always been my 'thing' to take on something every year that scares me. Ever since I received treatment for ...
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Ironmum Turns 40 in Style…

Turning 40 is a milestone for most. Looking at ways to mark the occasion, I decided to sign up for ...
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50+ Years & 50+ Miles

This is how my bucket list read as I approached my 50th year… 1) Run a marathon 2) Bake a ...
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Wild Swim for the Win!

I’ve always enjoyed swimming in the great outdoors, quite often if the weather is good I'll have a quick dip and ...
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Why Give Orienteering a Try?

Orienteering is a sport for outdoor enthusiasts who like to test their brains as well as their bodies! It is an outdoor ...
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CHALLENGE CHUM CHAPTER TWO – Focussing on the UK

Concentration is the secret of strength -Ralph Waldo Emerson Hi Chums, We are really proud of the adventures and challenges ...
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Journey into a GB Tri-Suit!

Mollie Pearse is now a firm believer in visualisation. Now, that was not necessarily the case when her triathlon journey ...
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Super-Grandads are Ready to Row into the Record Books

With just three days to go, British military veterans and best friends Peter Ketley and Neil Young are ready to ...
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33 park runs

Park Running Around Scotland!

At the beginning of 2017, I decided that I wanted to run every parkrun in Scotland as a New Years ...
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The Amazing 10k a Day Fay!

What a year 2017 has been, I didn’t quite expect it to be so epic when I committed to the ...
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Running Challenge – Outside The Comfort Zone

At the end of August, Jo Rickerby posted a running challenge on Challenge Chum: who wanted to join her on a ...
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September Streaking!

Have you every tried streaking? Chances are, if you're a good, law-abiding citizen, you've probably not. Jo wants to change ...
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Record breaking women’s football match on Mt Kilimanjaro!

Not all playing fields are equal - and this is something that a determined bunch of women set out to ...
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Swim Canada – Waves, Wetsuits and Wine

As newcomers to Canada, all three of us are constantly looking for new ways to explore this beautiful country. We’re ...
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Lake Baikal Ice Marathon

You might be wondering - how did I find myself on the start line of an ice marathon across a frozen ...
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Challenge Chum Hits the Arctic Circle

A few of our Challenge Chum adventurers headed out to the Arctic earlier this month and we're delighted to hear that they ...
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The Ultimate Challenge Chum – Mark Beaumont

It's like the old 'who would you like to be stuck in a lift with?' question. I always thought that ...
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Teresa’s Parkrun Challenge

Teresa tells us how teaming up with her neighbour has inspired her to take on some big running challenges, and ...
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Kilimanjar-jo!

Jo Morgan (26) tells us how she took on the challenge of a lifetime with a group of strangers - ...
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Ultra Adventurer

Would you like to run a 53mile (85km) ultra marathon in the Highland Fling race (www.highlandflingrace.org) next summer? That question ...
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3 Peaks Shenanigans

We had the team, the kit and the enthusiasm to embark upon the 24 hour 3 Peaks Challenge but we were missing ...
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