Mental health

Five ways anxiety feels like descending Scafell Pike in the dark 

It’s been 245 days since I completed the Three Peaks Challenge for Mind. I started writing this post the week after the challenge, but at the time I didn’t feel ready to post it. Now it’s coming to the end of Mental Health Awareness week, I’m sitting on a two hour train back from my sister’s,… Continue reading Five ways anxiety feels like descending Scafell Pike in the dark 

Mental health · Training

The Yorkshire Three Peaks 

Yesterday I completed the perfect warm up for the National Three Peak Challenge in September… The Yorkshire Three Peaks! And it certainly was challenging. I completed the course with the MAD Walkers branch of the Ramblers Association, and I finished the route in about 11hours, including the stops, and I’m pretty pleased with that. I awoke around 5.30am with the… Continue reading The Yorkshire Three Peaks