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Ashley Crombet-Beolens

Inspired by #walk1000miles my plan is to walk a combined 2500 miles through the year of 2017

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I'm a family man, and an outdoors and wildlife enthusiast who loves walking, in fact it is my main method of transport.

wildlife photography and blogging fill up my spare time, and I will be blogging about my exploits on this challenge on my established blog so pop over and read more about it.

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Walking 2500 Miles in 2017

After being inspired to join in with #walk1000miles in 2017 (Run by Country Walks Magazine) I checked my Fitbit stats from 2016 and realized I had surpassed that total so decided to give myself a real challenge and walk 2500 miles through 2017 instead. 

These miles will not solely be "boots on" miles (dedicated walks), but will cover day to day walking as well, walks to work, school and the shops count!

Running total: 518.67 miles (27-02-2017)

Oh and I won't always be alone my partner Zoe and Daughter Bo (7) have both agreed to take part in #walk1000miles so will be with me sometimes.

I hope to walk at least one (but maybe a few) Challenge walks through the year.

Major Milestones:

100 Miles - Achieved 11th Jan
500 Miles - Achieved 25th Feb
1000 Miles - *****
1500 Miles - *****
2000 Miles - *****
2500 Miles - *****

Event date

02-January-2017 06:00  - 
31-December-2017 23:55

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Walking 2500 Miles in 2017

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Well done Tubby.
Donation by Anita
on 01-04-2017
£2.50 gift aid
This the first of several! I'll donate £5.00 for every 500 miles walked. Well done Ash, I'm so proud of you!!
Donation by Mum
on 01-03-2017
£1.25 gift aid
Well done Ashley... 👍🏻 Worth the donation just for that Peregrine picture.
Donation by David Dower
on 31-01-2017
£2.50 gift aid
Well its a 1p a mile effectively
Donation by Pax
on 03-01-2017
£6.25 gift aid
Donation by Phil Gatley
on 02-01-2017
£12.50 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £100.00
Offline Donations: £0.00
Total Raised: £100.00
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £125.00

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