Come walk with me – The Finale

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Following my previous blog I thought I would give you an update on the Yomp. We had 3 teams entered into the Cateran Yomp which took place Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th June.  The teams were:-

The All (black) adders – Simon Allison, Jack Boyle, Campbell Clark, Cheryl Hogg and Andrew Wallace

Blackadders 1 – Lindsay Darroch, Jacqueline Guthrie, Sara Mattew and Debbie Reekie

The Legal Beagles – Petra Grunenberg, Hazel Anderson, Judith Dryden, Emma Gray and Stuart King

This year we had two team members who managed to achieve Gold – completing all 54 miles – Simon and Andrew.  They set off at 07.15 on Saturday morning and finally crossed the finishing line at 05.44 Sunday morning, an amazing  22hrs 27mins 52secs.

There were a large number of team members who set out to conquer the Silver challenge –  36 miles – those achieving this did so in times ranging from 14hrs 38mins – 17hrs 38mins.

There were also some novice walkers who took on Bronze – a full on 22 miles taking 10hrs 6 mins.

Cateran Yomp Combined

I am sure you will all agree, no small undertaking by anyone,  many congratulations to every single one who took part, you did a great job.  Many hours of training, very many blisters burst (Compeed sales have gone through the roof), very tired legs but the most fantastic team spirit.

Yomp Combined 2

In total, the team members have raised funds in excess of £5,000 which go towards The Soldiers’ Charity.

Well done everyone who took part in another great event!

Lindsay Darroch
Partner – Head of Property 

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