The DONATE facility goes live today. Donors can now click through from my DONATE page to the NERC site and make their choices about the size of their donations. Please give generously to support the fight for sight! My training is going well and I am finding that the mix of cycling, walking and yoga […]
Now planning the appropriate clothing that will keep us dry, warm, highly visible to traffic and prominently feature the bigblindwalk.com and my sponsors’ logos. Just completed contacting many researchers across the country, encouraging them to participate and promote the walk.
Exciting news – I have been contacted by the BBC producers of two perennial and highly popular radio and tv programmes, who have expressed an interest in covering my walk. Watch this space! On a more prosaic note, our luxury tent and related kit has now been purchased, following welcome expert advice from one of […]
Just put the finishing touches to my participation in the 100% Optical event 27-29 January (Excel, London). A huge thankyou to Sema and her team for all her support and marketing input. Come and visit me on Stand W80 and help promote the walk! Celebrating its fifth anniversary the event promises to deliver even more […]
Plans are now afoot to meet up with all my guides in early March to discuss logistics, fitness regimes, routes, nutrition and the techniques for walking together along tracks and busier roads.
Most campsites are now booked and looking forward to our arrival. The Caravan and Motorhome Club and the Camping and Caravan Club have been wonderfully supportive and offered sites for free. Other site owners have been really generous and either waived their fee or discounted the price. A huge thank you to them. […]
My inside and outside walking training is now in full swing. The walking machine was assembled by my tandem buddy and walking companion Richard W in record time, so I now have no excuse for walking up to 5 hours per day from now on!