Author Archives: Phil Lee

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The Yorkshire 3 Peaks equipment and gear guide

Yorkshire 3 Peaks equipment Let’s start from the feet and work our way up… Feet – dry, powdered with walking foot powder (not talc as it clumps) and a pair of quality wool or merino type walking socks, don’t skimp on the socks they are arguably the most important bit and carry a spare pair

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The Yorkshire 3 Peaks fitness plan

A guide to fitness for completing the 24.5 mile route Yes, we got carried away with the “ultimate” bit, but we every year whilst guiding on the Y3P we find hundreds of people who fail to finish the route, often requesting transport back to the start point or painfully hobbling to the train station at

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Route card safety

  ROUTE CARD  – ESSENTIAL OR SPOILING THE “ESCAPE TO FREEDOM” FACTOR? The route card is a source of some frustration to some and an essential safety aid to others, but what exactly is a “Route card” A simple route card is a table that consists of a plan of where you are starting from and

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