Category Archives: Paras’10

A series of blogs detailing my preparation for the Paras’ 10

Avalanche Endurance Events : Ricochet training : Week 19

Week 19 and I am enjoying an active holiday… This week’s blog is brought to you by a Garibaldi, because we visited Sassari. Monday 31 August 2015 I am on holiday in Sardinia, so this is more likely to turn into a travelog … Continue reading

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Avalanche Endurance Events : Ricochet training : Week 18

Week 18 and I am getting ready to go on holiday for a week… This week’s blog is brought to you by a tin of sardines, because I am going on holiday. Monday 24 August 2015 Once again I feel … Continue reading

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Avalanche Endurance Events : Ricochet training : Week 17

Week 17 and I have to get some runs in… This week’s blog is brought to you by Ariston, because my training went on and on and on… Monday 17 August 2015 Once again I feel like I continued to make … Continue reading

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Avalanche Endurance Events : Ricochet training : Week 16

Week 16 and I have to build on last week… This week’s blog is brought to you by Navy Lieutenant Michael Murphy, because I would be doing Murph. Monday 10 August 2015 I feel like I continued to make progress with … Continue reading

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Avalanche Endurance Events : Ricochet training : Week 15

Week 15 and I have to build on last week… This week’s blog is brought to you by Paul Hollywood, because the Great British Bake Off is back, and I wanted to use this photo. Monday 03 August 2015 I feel … Continue reading

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Avalanche Endurance Events : Ricochet training : Week 14

Week 14 and I have a strict plan to follow, as a minimum… This week’s blog is brought to you by the original Stretch Armstrong, because I have some Primal Power Stretches to do. Monday 27 July 2015 I feel like … Continue reading

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Avalanche Endurance Events : Ricochet training : Week 13

Week 13 and I have to sort out my digestion… This week’s blog is brought to you by Dyno-Rod, because this week is all about unblocking drains. Monday 20 July 2015 I had begun my attempted clearance the night before, taking … Continue reading

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Avalanche Endurance Events : Ricochet training : Week 12

Week 12 and I have a trip to the Brecon Beacons for the Fan Dance… This week’s blog is brought to you by Captain Edmund Blackadder, because I am blocked up. Monday 13 July 2015 I had to go into the … Continue reading

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Avalanche Endurance Events : Summer Fan Dance 2015

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 : Ricochet training : Week 11

Week 11 and I have an interesting week ahead of me… This week’s blog is brought to you by Ross out of Friends, because as it turned out, I was on a break. Monday 06 July 2015 I had to … Continue reading

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