Skip to main content

Solo ski-traverse of the length of Norway from S-N

Fundraisers Banner image
Fundraisers Profile image

Tania Noakes

Helping to raise the profile of the Ulysses Trust 25th Anniversary appeal.

Raising money for
The Ulysses Trust

The Ulysses Trust  Charity Logo

View charity profile

Total raised
£8,288.00

Target
£10000.00

82%

Donations accepted until 30-03-2019

Donate now

View donation summary

About

I am first and foremost an adventurer, with a love of language and of story-telling, who is forever being drawn deeper into life through curiosity.  My journey has led from growing up in the flatlands of Essex, to service as an Officer in the British Army to qualifying as an IFMGA Mountain Guide.
In the winter of 2015 I organised and lead the first British Army expedition to traverse the European Alps on skis from Vienna to Nice, called Exercise Alpine Arc 2015.
It was a journey of over 1000km and 80 000m of ascent and descent, divided into 11 stages and taking 83 days to complete.  It created the opportunity for over 60 servicemen and women to take part in a ski journey of a lifetime.
Many of the expeditions that I have organised for the Army Reserves have been supported by the Ulysses Trust.. now I hope to help them money for their 25th Anniversary appeal. 
In the winter of 2018 I am planning to embark on a solo ski traverse of Norway from South to North.

 

Event details

Ski Touring the length of Norway from S-N.

In the winter of 2018 I will embark on a solo ski traverse of Norway.  My aim is to travel on foot or ski from the southern tip of Norway (Lidnespoint) to the most northerly point (NordCap), a distance of about 2500km in a single winter season.  I will start on the weekend of 13/14h January 2018 and have left 100days to complete the traverse, which takes me to the end of April 2018 but I aim to complete it in 80 days!

Event date

14-January-2018 09:00  - 
30-September-2018 09:00

Event type

Ski Traverse of Norway

Event is completed

Donations

Donation by Tom / Sioban
on 22-09-2018
£25.00
£6.25 gift aid
Congratulations Tania. Great achievement! x
Donation by Ollie Parry
on 08-06-2018
£20.00
£5.00 gift aid
Congratulations on completing the journey and achieving your goal, Tania. Here's another nudge to also achieving your fund-raising goal for the Ulysses Trust. Following your story along the way was just great!
Donation by Phil Neame
on 18-05-2018
£30.00
£7.50 gift aid
Chapeau!
Donation by Ben Saunders
on 24-04-2018
£10.00
£2.50 gift aid
Donation by Lauren
on 24-04-2018
£5.00
£1.25 gift aid
Very happy to support; Ulysses have been incredibly generous supporting my endeavours with London Wing RAFAC.
Donation by Julian Loxton
on 20-04-2018
£25.00
£6.25 gift aid
Congratulations Tania! What an amazing achievement. x
Donation by Julia & Lindsay
on 17-04-2018
An amazing journey, well done for the trip and giving us all the inspiration to follow our dreams!
Donation by Roeland van Oss
on 17-04-2018
What an achievement!
Donation by Mark Hamsher
on 16-04-2018
£100.00
£25.00 gift aid
Donation by Henry Moore
on 14-04-2018

Donation summary

Online Donations: £7,673.00
Offline Donations: £615.00
Total Raised: £8,288.00
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £9,647.50

MyDonate is not responsible for the content fundraisers post on their pages, but if you see something you feel is offensive or inappropriate, please let us know