Category Archives: Point To Point 2014

A series of blogs detailing my preparation for Point To Point 2014 from Avalanche Endurance Events

Avalanche Endurance Events : Point To Point – event

This is my blog about the actual Point To Point event. You can read about my arrival at base camp here, and about the training day here. It was 0330 and I was awake.  I had set the alarm on … Continue reading

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Avalanche Endurance Events : Point To Point – training day

This was the training day, and if you are thinking about doing any of the Avalanche Endurance Events beyond the Fan Dance then you will need to go through this.  You can read about my evening before here. It rained … Continue reading

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Avalanche Endurance Events : Point To Point – prelude

Those of you who read my blog should know by now that I have got into ‘tabbing’ in a big way.  Just to remind you, ‘tabbing’  is a military term (‘tactical advance to battle’) which essentially means moving quickly while … Continue reading

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Judgement Day (Bordon) training : Week 1

This was going to be Week 7 leading towards Dark 15, but sadly that has had to be postponed, so now it becomes Week 1 of training towards Judgement Day, a period of time which will also include Point To … Continue reading

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Avalanche Endurance Events : Point To Point – navigation training

I had been accepted on to the Point To Point test march being organised by Avalanche Endurance Events and as part of the excellent resources they were providing to give us the best chance possible of completing it, they had … Continue reading

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Dark 15 training : Week 3

Week 3, and I have a few ideas to push things on… This week’s blog is brought to you by Prince William, because I visited his FOB on Saturday. The situation has changed.  This set of blogs will take me … Continue reading

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