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June 2018

steve plain on the further faster podcast 28/06/2018
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FURTHER. FASTER. PODCAST – EPISODE 4

Steve Plain talks of his world-record breaking 7 Summits expedition completed over 4 months in early 2018 when the expedition clock stopped atop Mt Everest on the 14th May 2018, shaving eight days off the previous world record. Click the image to listen Overcoming serious injury and hardship, Steve went from near permanent paralysis to climbing the tallest mountain on each continent over the space of a few years, culminating with Project 7in4, raising money for charity in the process.  Steve talks engagingly about the highs and lows of such... Read More

15/06/2018
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MACC Fund: Janhukot Expedition Success

2018 BRITISH JANHUKOT (6805M) EXPEDITION Guy Buckingham recounts the recent MACC Fund expedition to summit Janhukot – a hitherto unclimbed peak that has alluded all who have attempted it until now.  Only Montane Athlete Malcolm Bass (also on this expedition) has previously came close to summiting. On the 6th of June 2018, the British team of Guy Buckingham, Malcolm Bass and Paul Figg succeeded in making the 1st ascent of the Janhukot[1] in the Garhwal region of the Indian Himalaya via the south west buttress onto the south ridge. This... Read More

01/06/2018
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Further. Faster. Podcast. Episode 3: Debbie Martin Consani

Welcome to the Further. Faster. Podcast, in association with Montane, the podcast that asks ultra athletes, mountaineers and adventurers the why and the how. Debbie is an inspirational ultra-runner, Mum and full-time marketing professional. Debbie became a part of the Montane athlete team in 2011 and has represented Scotland and Great Britain in 100K and 24-hour races. In 2014 Debbie Won the 2014 Montane Lakeland 100 and in 2015 placed 2nd in the shorter, and perhaps harder, Lakeland 50. Her 10-year journey with over 40 ultra-races includes classics such as... Read More