Monthly Archives: May 2009

>The Big Push

>This is it — I leave tomorrow. No amount of training walks, gym sessions, or voodoo can help me now, in less than 24 hours I will be on a plane bound for Peru. I need to give special thanks … Continue reading

being terrified, donations, fitness, fundraising, Peru, the big push

>Six days

>There is now officially less than ONE WEEK to go until I leave for Peru. I’ve got the walking boots, the walking poles, the 3-season sleeping bag for the sub-zero night temperatures. I have the various supplements and medications to … Continue reading

Dead Woman's Pass, fundraising, Macmillan Cancer Support, Peru, Urubamba river

>May 8 update

>Now it’s getting really close — as of today, it’s 21 days until the big challenge. So far the updates have all been about me — my fundraising, my training, requests for more donations. But I want to take some … Continue reading

cancer, Macmillan Cancer Support