Category Archive: 1000+

I am challenging myself to walk 1000 miles in one year, first to continue to get fitter and lose weight, but also to raise money for "walking with the Wounded. This page has been set aside so you can follow my progress as I will be blogging regularly. I shall be using the Viewranger GPS app to track and record all my routes along with Social Hiking - Share Your Adventure, and you can view these  in more detail by clicking my Viewranger Profile link on the right hand side. Also there will be constant updates and pictures shared on Twitter, Facebook, google+ and Instagram. Nige


Apr 19 2015

Walk 1000 Miles Update Apr.19th

I wanted to start this update with some high mileage bench-mark celebration news, but alas this is not the case! Walking 1000 miles in one year is not as easy as it first appears. Dogged with severe bouts EDD (Enthusiasm Deficiency Dis-order) aka. “can’t be arsed”, I have recently found it hard to keep the …

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Feb 27 2015

Walk 1000 Miles Update Feb.27th 2015

The early morning “workout walks” continued through the last of January and into February. The dark mornings make things hard enough but throw some snow into the mix and things become a little harder! Two major snow falls early in Feb really put the kibosh on proceedings, that stuff really slows you down. During these …

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Jan 18 2015

Walk 1000 Miles Update Jan.18th 2015

Well I have started! New Years day saw me out and about for my first wander to kick off my “Walk 1000 Miles” in 2015 challenge, a short local walk in the company of my eldest son Luke before he heads back to university. Local because we needed to be home in time for an …

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Dec 30 2014

Be Sure to Follow Me

Just a few a few days to go before I kick off 2015 with my first wander in my bid to walk 1000 miles in one year, so I thought I would post some information on how you can follow my progress. I was going to post daily blogs but this would be too time …

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Dec 29 2014

Challenge Walk 1000+ in 2015

Canoe and Trail – Nige’s 1000 miles in 2015 Fundraiser: Nigel Ayers   My page:   Hi, thanks for visiting my page. A Little Intro Mid 2014 I weighed 19¾ stone! Around August I started walking 2 or 3 miles before work as a means of losing weight and to improve my fitness. Many years …

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