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July 21, 2016

OS Joe Williams (P 99-04) completes Charlie Ramsay’s Round

Solo on Charlie Ramsay’s Round Earlier this month, Cicerone’s Joe Williams completed Charlie Ramsay’s Round, a challenging ultra-distance route across 24 summits in the Lochaber region of the Scottish highlands. From Top Gun quotes to rationing Jelly Babies, he describes both the exhilaration and the hardship, as well as the challenges of maintaining that all-important positive mindset… What is Charlie Ramsay’s Round? Ramsay’s Round is a circular ultra-distance mountain running route in Scotland. It’s around 95km (59 miles) long, with 8500m of ascent (that’s almost the height of K2), involving some tracks and trails but mostly rough, rocky and pathless...
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