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Villa Fan Takes 3 Peaks Challenge For Acorns

Villa Fan Takes 3 Peaks Challenge For Acorns

Congratulations to Villa fan and Vital Villa forum member Jameslees who has just completed the 3 Peaks Challenge in June in aid of Acorns Childrens Hospice.

The challenge was:
Ben Nevis (Scotland - 1344m)
Scafell Pike (England - 978m)
Snowdon (Wales - 1085m)

I feel tired just thinking about it!

James says on the
justgiving.com website:

As a Holte End season ticket holder I am proud that Aston Villa started a new trend of supporting local charities by donating their most prime piece of advertising space. By supporting these initiatives more clubs will hopefully follow suit and help change some of the negative perceptions surrounding the game that many enjoy playing and watching. It's a massive challenge but one that will hopefully be enjoyable.

He just updated his thread in the forum: Click Here

Hello All,

Just to let you know I completed the 3 peaks and now extremley tired.

Total walking time was 13.5 hours and we drove/stopped for food 14.5 hours.

Thanks to those who sponsored me.


To donate just a few pennies go to: http://www.justgiving.com/jamesleeswalkingforacorns



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Writer:J P Fear
Date:Thursday June 18 2009
Time: 1:12PM

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I did the 24 Hr 3 peaks challenge with 3 others on Sat 13th June, including driving we managed to get under the 24 Hr Time Trial with 23 Hrs 34 mins! all for Premature Babies at Good Hope Hospital Respect to you but next time try to complete the Challenge you lightweigt! and get it done in under 24 Hrs
Legacy
18/06/2009 14:30:00
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I did the 24 Hr 3 peaks challenge with 3 others on Sat 13th June, including driving we managed to get under the 24 Hr Time Trial with 23 Hrs 34 mins! all for Premature Babies at Good Hope Hospital Respect to you but next time try to complete the Challenge you lightweigt! and get it done in under 24 Hrs
Legacy
18/06/2009 14:30:00
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Respect, great feat. Well done!
Matt_Us
18/06/2009 23:39:00
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Respect, great feat. Well done!
Matt_Us
18/06/2009 23:39:00
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I'm doing it mid-August for Christie's hospital in Manchester but god knows how!! I shall be wearing my Villa shirt up every peak though....:-)
Curteece
19/06/2009 13:31:00
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I'm doing it mid-August for Christie's hospital in Manchester but god knows how!! I shall be wearing my Villa shirt up every peak though....:-)
Curteece
19/06/2009 13:31:00
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