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9th Wandel 4 Daagse Alkmaar 2015

Alkmaar, the principle city of the North Holland area of Nederlands, has an annual 4-day walk with about 5,000 walkers, from Wed 17 to Sat 20 June this year.  This was my third time, avoiding 40km, but walking 25km each … Continue reading

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RAF Lyneham 2 Day Walk!

What a fantastic event this is. A record number of participants for many years. We had Air cadets and civilian walkers plus members of HMS armed forces who were unable to get to RAF Cosford to qualify for this year’s … Continue reading

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London Marathon – Howard Johnson

Congratulations to one of our own, Howard Johnson, who in his 76th year completed the London Marathon yesterday for the 15th time in the 30 years since he first entered in 1985 – truly amazing! Having waited half an hour … Continue reading

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Third Swindon training walk

  On route photos this week for a change, courtesy of Ray Coe, taken during yesterday’s Swindon Trail and Road Walking Group “STAR” training bimble by 26 intrepid members, east along a familiar route to a rest and refreshment stop … Continue reading

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Second Swindon training walk

After an enforced gap in the Swindon training schedule due to sleet and snow a fortnight ago, walk 3 went well today – almost! A fine turnout of 30 or more old and bold members, several faithful, young, hard, experienced … Continue reading

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First Swindon Walk In 2015

Sunday 18th Januari 2015 started cold but, undeterred, the first BDWF “STAR” training walk of the Nijmegen 2015 season got underway after a safety brief from Herman “The Boss Man” Boston.  An amazing 44 members turned out, familiar old and bold characters, young and … Continue reading

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Training program Swindon

The Swindon Trail and Road Walking group starts training for the Nijmegen event in January. The first walk is ten miles long. The distance increases by two miles each time.  Not all participants  choose to go to Nijmegen. Some do … Continue reading

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Application Forms for Nijmegen 2015

Ladies and Gentlemen It’s that time of year when the excitement begins to build because the weather has turned colder and the nights are darker as each day gets nearer and closer to Nijmegen 2015. Our members already received their … Continue reading

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Do you have Nijmegen pictures?

We are looking for happy, smiley, clappy photographs for a snappy video. This is your chance to feature – or your best friends to be featured. Evidence of BDWF clothing is essential. Please email full size (over 500Kb) image to … Continue reading

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