Story

In 2012 I walked Hadrian’s Wall (74 miles) in under 30 hours and ran the Great North Run twice dressed as Forest Gump!  These efforts saw more than £4,500 raised for good causes in the North East.

 

This year I‘m walking 24 Peaks in the Lake District in a timed 24 hours (see below) I'm always overwhelmed by the generosity of people and I'm sure with this challenge I will be again.  This event will be in aid of Newcastle United Foundation, which whilst associated with the club is a self-sufficient charity so really needs our support for the work they do int he community. So, dig deep, get involved and help me reach my target!

 

Gatesgarth Farm to Stool End Farm

10 Peaks / Up to 14 hours walking

  • Leg 1:Gatesgarth Farm - Red Pike 4.5km / 155 mins  
  • Leg 2: Red Pike - High Stile 1.2km / 29 mins
  • Leg 3: High Stile - High Crag 1.5km / 36 mins  
  • Leg 4: High Crag - Green Gable 6km / 147 mins
  • Leg 5: Green Gable -  Great Gable 0.8km / 26 mins
  • Leg 5: Great Gable - Lingmell 4.2km / 99 mins
  • Leg 6: Lingmell - Scafell Pike 1.5km / 50 mins
  • Leg 7: Scafell Pike - Great End 1.8km / 43 mins
  • Leg 8: Great End -  Esk Pike 1.6km / 35 mins
  • Leg 9: Esk Pike - Bow Fell 1.6km / 40 mins
  • Leg 10: Bow Fell - Stool End Farm 3.5km / 95 mins

Total estimated time: 12 hour 35 mins / Target time: 12 hours

 

Day 2: Kirkstone Pass to Grovebeck Fold

 

14 Peaks / Up to 10 hours walking

 

 

 

  • Leg 11: Kirkstone Pass - Red Screes  800m / 75 mins
  • Leg 12: Red Screes - Dove Crag 3.3km / 84 mins
  • Leg 13: Dove Crag - Hart Crag 1km / 25 mins
  • Leg 14: Hart Crag - Fairfield 1.3km / 35 mins
  • Leg 15: Fairfield - Seat Sandal 1.5km / 70 mins
  • Leg 16: Seat Sandal - Dollywagon Pike 1.6km / 60 mins
  • Leg 17: Dollywagon Pike - Nethermost Pike 1.3km / 30m
  • Leg 17: Nethermost Pike - Helvellyn 1.1km / 28 mins
  • Leg 18: Helvellyn - Lower Man 0.7km / 17 mins
  • Leg 19: Lower Man - Whiteside 1.2km / 31 mins
  • Leg 20: Whiteside - Raise 1km / 22 mins
  • Leg 21: Raise - Stybarrow Dodd 1.8km / 40 mins
  • Leg 22: Stybarrow Dodd - Watson Dodd 1.1km / 28 mins
  • Leg 23: Watson Dodd - Great Dodd 1.3km / 33 mins
  • Leg 24: Great Dodd - Grovebeck Fold 3.9km / 78 mins

Total estimated time: 11 hours 56 mins / Target time: 10 hour

 

 

Raising money for

Newcastle United Foundation

Newcastle United Foundation

Charity Registration No. 1124869

Newcastle United Foundation uses passion for football to make a real difference to the lives of local children, young people and families. Every year we work with over 30,000 people across a number of sports, health, education and youth projects.

Donations 19

Sorry it's a bit late. Well done though matey!

Donation by Anonymous on 24/06/13

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

Good luck David - I know you'll smash it

Donation by Clair on 01/06/13

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

ThumbsUp.png

Very best of luck

Donation by nick blezard on 29/05/13

£24.00

+ £6.00 Gift Aid

Good luck

Donation by amanda waddington on 25/05/13

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

Superman.png

Good luck bro! x

Donation by Suzanne Wilson on 27/04/13

£30.00

+ £7.50 Gift Aid

present.png

Best of luck with your lastest challenge x

Donation by Susan Wilson on 23/04/13

£40.00

+ £10.00 Gift Aid

heart.png

Donation by Anonymous on 01/04/13

£15.00

+ £3.75 Gift Aid

text donation

Donation by Anonymous on 01/03/13

£2.00

cupcake.png

very best of luck David for a worthy cause

Donation by Hardev Bhangu on 01/03/13

£25.00

+ £6.25 Gift Aid

ThumbsUp.png

Good luck mate, all the best with it :-)

Donation by John Iley on 27/02/13

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

Inmem.png

Say Hi to Wainwright for me

Donation by Dave Gibson on 15/02/13

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

Inmem.png

Best of luck David with the latest walk. You're becoming the new Ian Botham :-)

Donation by Paul Waite on 15/02/13

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

thumbsUp.png

Very best of luck!!!

Donation by Kelly Anglo Scottish on 14/02/13

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

Jumping.png

Good luck matey !

Donation by Rob Cleasby on 14/02/13

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

cupcake.png

Good Luck - yet another crazy fundraising scheme ;)

Donation by Sally on 07/02/13

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

text donation

Donation by Anonymous on 05/02/13

£3.00

text donation

Donation by Anonymous on 05/02/13

£4.00

thumbsUp.png

Good luck , it will be an amazing challenge!

Donation by sarah medcalf on 17/01/13

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

Superman.png

Good Luck. Behind you all the way. About 60 miles behind you at home!

Donation by Anonymous on 16/01/13

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

Donation summary

  • * Online donations£284.00
  • Offline donations£95.00
  • Text donations£9.00
  • Total raised£388.00
  • Gift Aid£71.00

* Charities pay a small fee for our service. Find out how much it is and what we do for it.