Category Archives: Winter Fan Dance 2015

A series of blogs detailing my preparation for The Fan Dance in the Winter of 2015

Avalanche Endurance Events : Winter Fan Dance 2015 (Back To Back (Sunday))

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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Avalanche Endurance Events : Winter Fan Dance 2015 (Back To Back (Saturday))

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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Avalanche Endurance Events : Winter Fan Dance 2015 training : Week 5

Week 5 and I needed to keep things going through a mixed week. This week’s blog is brought to you by Adam & The Ants, because I completed Marcothon. Monday 29 December 2014 I decided to run the same route … Continue reading

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Avalanche Endurance Events : Winter Fan Dance 2015 training : Week 4

Week 4 and staying in the Lake District opened up some training possibilities. This week’s blog is brought to you by Arthur Ransome, because I was in Swallows & Amazons territory. Monday 22 December 2014 I went for a tabbing … Continue reading

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Black Crag (Black Fell)

If you have read my blog about our climb of Holme Fell, which you can find here, then you will know that despite Debbie having had little confidence in my navigational skills we did manage to make it to the … Continue reading

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Holme Fell

If you have read my blog about our climb of The Old Man Of Coniston, which you can find here, then you will know that despite my efforts in the Point To Point event from Avalanche Endurance Events, which you … Continue reading

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Blawith Common And Beacon Tarn

Debbie was taking a day off after we climbed The Old Man Of Coniston, which you can read about here, so I decided to turn one of the walks in the guide book into a tabbing session.  Those of you … Continue reading

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Avalanche Endurance Events : Winter Fan Dance 2015 training : Week 3

Week 3 and I need to keep things going through another very busy working week before we go away for Christmas. This week’s blog is brought to you in memory of Donald Campbell and Bluebird, because we were spending Christmas near … Continue reading

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Avalanche Endurance Events : Winter Fan Dance 2015 training : Week 2

Week 2 and I need to keep things going through a very busy working week. This week’s blog is brought to you by Marcothon 2014, because without that I would not have bothered with half of these runs. Monday 08 … Continue reading

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Avalanche Endurance Events : Winter Fan Dance 2015 training : Week 1

Week 1 and I need to get going again after Point To Point. This week’s blog is brought to you by a couple of meerkats, because I have been mad enough to sign up to do the Winter Fan Dance back to … Continue reading

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