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150 %
raised of £100 target
by 14 supporters
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Ruth Turner

Ruth's Yorkshire 3 Peaks challenge for Diabetes UK

Fundraising for Diabetes UK

150 %
raised of £100 target
by 14 supporters
  • Team members: Ruth Turner
  • Event: Yorkshire 3 Peaks, 18 Jun 2011

Diabetes UK

We provide the vital support people need to ensure they don’t face diabetes alone.

Charity Registration No. 215199


** COMPLETED!!! - 18th July 2011 - 14 hours 15 minutes!! **

The weather was terrible, couldn't see 100yards in front of us up the 1st peak but we struggled through and did it! Photos to be uploaded soon and there will be a video made and posted on youtube. Subscribe to middnight on youtube to keep track.

Donation page will be open for 3 months so please donate now!

Visit my youtube page for a video of our journey, with music, photos and videos.


Thank you for visitng my page.

I am taking on the Yorkshire 3 Peak Challenge to raise money for Diabetes UK on 18th June 2011.

The event has been organised by my boyfriend's (Ash Plant) best friend Joshua Miller (aka Miller). Miller has arranged this event to raise money for Diabetes UK for his Dad, who suffered with diabetes and sadly passed away when Miller was only a few years old.

Knowing his Dad had diabetes has influenced him to choose this charity and organise the event.

Our team includes Miller, Ash, Hannah (Miller's girlfriend), and myself and my dog, Guinness & Hannah's dog Ella.

Although this charity is not personal to myself it is very special to me that I've been asked to help Miller raise money for a charity that is so close to him for such a tragic reason.

The Yorkshire 3 Peaks will be very challenging but I feel able to complete it and the time it should take adequate walkers is 12 hours. However we're just aimed to complete it, not break any records. Miller and Hannah have not walked very much and do not walk often so it will be extremely challenging for them.

 I hope Miller's story will give you enough reason to donate and help me to support a friend with this event.

Thank you sincereley


For more information of the York 3 Peaks Challenge visit:

Please note we will be doing the Challenege privately and not actually registering for the competition, however we will be timing and navigating ourself.


UPDATE: 1st target set: £20 - REACHED
                 2nd target set: £50 - Nearly reached so changing target to  £100 and keeping that as the set target!

Anything over 100% is apsolutely amazing but lets aim for £100 please.


  • On Whernside, Ingleborough in background
  • Our tents @ campsite look at Pen-y-Ghent
  • On top of Ingleborough, final peak! +4