Training has alreday started for the team of five from Gepp & Sons who have entered the annual Lawnet Challenge and will be walking / climbing Helvellyn via Striding Edge ( the Lake District, Cumbria ). Striding Edge is the famous and renowned ridge that flanks the south eastern passge to Helvellyn, Hellvellyn is a huge mountain that stands at 950 metres, the third highest peak in England. The proposed route is 13.5km and although over a variety of terrains the most demanding section will be the mountainous climb and the test of nerves along Striding Edge. Good luck to all those involved.
2010 Lawnet Challenge Helvellyn via Striding Edge