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Team pr22 rome

The Pilgrims Ride

Published Tuesday, 19th July 2022
The team left Canterbury on Friday 1st July and rode in to Rome 12 days and 1200 miles later!Covering an average of 100 miles every day this epic adventure tested them over varying terrain, from the high Alps of Switzerland to the sweltering heat of Italy. Some stretches, such as their
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Meet Team PR22 ~ Bryan & Jake Smith

Published Saturday, 18th June 2022
Father and son, Bryan and Jake, will be supporting the team taking on the 2000km bike ride from Canterbury to Rome
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Meet Team PR22 ~ Paul 'Johnny' Morris

Published Saturday, 18th June 2022
Colour Sergeant Morris joined the Royal Marines in July 1987 and successfully completed 30 weeks of Commando Training.
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Meet Team PR22 ~ Steve McCrum

Published Saturday, 18th June 2022
Steve joined the Royal Marines in September 1999. Upon completion of 30 weeks training he joined the Heavy Weapons Anti-Tank branch. Steve has served in all 3 units, deploying around the world on training exercises.He was deployed on active service to Iraq and Afghanistan and served on Op Herrick 9
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Meet Team PR22 ~ Stuart Edwards

Published Saturday, 18th June 2022
Stuart joined the Royal Marines in 1980 aged just 16 years and 22 days. He deployed on numerous exercises both within the UK and around the world, from the cold and snowy regions of Norway, the humid jungles of Belize, to the blistering heat of the desert of Oman. He
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Meet the Team ~ Austen Billings

Published Saturday, 18th June 2022
Austen is a Major with a full commission in the British Army. He joined up almost 20 years ago and received a sponsorship as a medical student.
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Meet Team CP22 - Chris Craven

Published Friday, 25th March 2022
Chris Craven, a former Royal Marine Commando, is part of the team that will soon be setting out to summit Carstensz Pyramid, or Puncak Jaya ("Glorious Peak") as it is known locally. In 2003 Chris started to become ill, shutting down and seeking isolation to deal with his mental health
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Meet Team CP22 - Shaun Keeling

Published Friday, 25th March 2022
Shaun Keeling is a former Royal Marines Commando with a passion for the outdoors and climbing mountains. Whilst serving on OP Herrick 7 in Afghanistan he suffered a serious back injury. The pain was so severe that he was unable to walk more than a few steps and there were days
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RW21: 'Rebuilding Graham'

Published Monday, 27th September 2021
"This is my journey which led me to climb Bosigran Ridge, in Cornwall (the famous ‘Commando Ridge’) during a rock climbing week with the charity 65 Degrees North (65DN).  Their aim is to aid recovery and rehabilitation through the ‘Spirit of Adventure’, working to inspire and motivate individuals to overcome,
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Rock Week 2019 - Led by John Barry

Published Tuesday, 8th October 2019
In September 2019 a team of wounded, injured and sick service personnel and veterans gathered together in Cornwall for an incredible week of rock climbing, led by 65 Degrees North's High Mountain Advisor, John Barry. For many it was their first rock climbing experience, and for others it was an oppo...
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