Weʼve raised £615 to ROCK2RECOVERY Coaching veterans and their families suffering from severe stress
- Dalwhinnie, Inverness-shire
- Funded on Thursday, 17th October 2019
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HELP VETERANS BY SUPPORTING MY EXTREME CHALLENGE
I am Simon Conroy and I love extreme challenges but also want to support veterans and their families who are struggling with severe stress. I have seen the effect this has on families and I know that Rock2Recovery helps them enormously. They literally do what their strap line says:
Saving lives - changing lives
I served for 22 years as a PTI (Physical Training Instructor) in HM Royal Marines and in my retirement I now work as a freelance International Mountain Leader and Ski Instructor. One of my main passions is Trail Running of which I now guide Ultra distance trail running trips for International clients predominately in the Alps.
TOR DES GEANTS ULTRA RACE - 8-15 SEP 19
After completing the very first Tot Dret race in 2017 (photos shown below)... i have decided this year to run in the world famous Tor des Géants Endurance Ultra race in the Aosta valley, Italy from 8-15 September. This has been recognized as one of the longest and hardest Ultra Trails in the world with a distance of 330km ( 8 x Marathons ) with an overall ascent and descent of 24,000m ( 2.5 x height of Everest from sea level ) over a period of 150 hours non stop.
At the finish of the Mont Blanc Marathon 30th June 2019...
Wish me luck and also please donate to R2R
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Aug 28, 2019
Hope you are feeling strong and positive.
Aug 7, 2019
Meghan Lyvers + David Lipman
Jul 16, 2019
Happy to support you in raising awareness for this wonderful cause. Best of luck next month Simone!Cheers, Meghan + Dave
Jul 12, 2019
From your friends at Run the Alps, thanks for giving us a chance to help out. Good work, Si!
Ann, Mark and the Girls.
Jun 30, 2019
Well done Simon. Much love and respect. X
Rich and Sarah
Jun 30, 2019
Jun 29, 2019
Brilliant! Good luck Si, love Jo and John x
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