The Challenge: for the purposes of sponsorship is for at least one member of the team to climb the highest mountains in Great Britain back to back,
England (Scafell Pike: 978m) Scotland (Ben Nevis: 1344m) & Wales (Mount Snowdon: 1085m)
Our Personal Aim: is for all team hikers to complete the challenge. climbing all three peaks within 24hrs.
Order of climb: Ben Nevis, Scafell, Snowdon.
Timetable/Plan: Date of event, 30th of June 2007
Sat (sun set:2122): 1600 - Start the ascent of Ben Nevis.
Sat: 2230 - Return to car, drive down to Scafell as soon as completed Ben Nevis
Sun (sun rise: 0445 / set: 2122): 0420 - Start climb of Scafell.
Sun: 0800 - Complete Scafell and drive to Snowdon
Sun: 1200 - Climb Snowdon as soon as arrive and attempt to get down for 4pm (1600) to successfully complete the 24 hour challenge.
3 peaks challenge – the results are in
After 21 hours and 31 minutes, we reached the bottom of Snowdon to complete the 3 peaks challenge. Everything was aching and soaking wet; however, the worst injuries we had were pulled muscles and being chilled to the bone.