Author: Paul

10 Peaks 2012 Race Report

The Satmap 10 Peaks is designed to test the hardiest competitors. Many who entered found that it was the toughest challenge they had ever done. It’s not just the 73km, or even the 5600m of ascent which catches people out, more »

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2012 race report by the winner, Mark Bottomley

Back in January I was searching for a long foot race to do in the summer, to fill the gap between the adventure races I had planned. I wanted a serious challenge that would involve hills and navigation, so when more »

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Satmap 10 Peaks 2012 Race Results

This year’s event saw 202 starters attempt the challenge with 79 people finishing the course, 66 within 24 hours. Mark Bottomley broke the course record by just over an hour to finish in 13.27 not even stopping to take his more »

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Route Card

One of this years competitors has put together a route card. He has stressed that anyone who wishes to use it should double check information first. This route card is for the Standard Route. Standard Route Card

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Ultramarathon Running Store

For an event as demanding as the Satmap 10 Peaks having the right kit can make the difference between success and failure. Ultramarathon Running Store are kindly offering a one-time-only 15% discount on everything in the shop, just use the more »

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Satmap 10 Peaks Exclusive Bundle

This year’s title Sponsor, Satmap have kindly put together an exclusive bundle deal for Satmap 10 Peaks competitors and supporters. 10 Peaks Active 10 Plus Bundle includes: GPS unit Full Great Britain Ordnance Survey 1:50k map card Voucher for 1/3 more »

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Ian Hollis, 2011 top fundraiser

The Satmap 10 Peaks is Macmillan’s toughest charity event which is run for free by the organisers in an effort to raise as much money for charity as possible. Each year the highest fundraiser receives the 10 Peaks Trophy engraved more »

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My First 100 Miler

The Centurion Thames Path 100 My preparation had been short but reasonably successful. March 3rd was the day I was going to find out whether I could run 100 miles with only 7 weeks preparation. Those 7 weeks included time more »

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Satmap Launches Xpedition

Free online mapping, planning and sharing for everyone! Satmap Systems Ltd, manufacturer of the Active 10 GPS, is pleased to announce the launch of Xpedition a multifunctional online mapping, route planning and sharing application. At www.satmap-xpedition.com outdoor enthusiast can find more »

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2011 Attempt by Gromit Harbor

4:00am, Saturday 2nd July, over 100 of us gathered in the Swirls Car Park by Thirlmere lake for the 2011 10 Peaks Challenge. After last year when no-one managed 10 peaks, the numbers had now doubled and there was a more »

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