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An Unexpected Internship: Navigation and Mountain Training with Secret Compass

With stories of SAS challenges ringing in our ears, we climbed Pen Y Fan, but rather than complete the gruelling Fan Dance, we took a lovely route out as the sun set and camped out in a forest block for the night. Continue reading

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Rowing into a new era: Henley Royal Regatta

Each year for a little over a week, the longest straight stretch on the Thames becomes a flurry of activity, as marquees are erected, boat trailers arrive and an entire year’s worth of training comes down to what happens on this 2km stretch of water. Continue reading

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Walking With Ponies

“I think of the other injured lads whose injuries are significantly more serious than my own and I remind myself of how lucky I am, that I am doing inspiring expeditions, and I’m raising awareness and funding for a great cause that I really believe in.” Continue reading

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