Category Archives: Challenges

Lisa’s back from Maasailand!

IN JANUARY 2017, LISA TOOK PART IN THE MAASAI CYCLE CHALLENGE IN KENYA, CYCLING 150KM WITH COMBINED INCLINES HIGHER THAN MOUNT KILIMANJARO!  SHE WROTE THIS BLOG AS A THANKS TO ALL HER SPONSORS FOR THEIR SUPPORT, AND WE THINK IT DESCRIBES PRETTY WELL WHAT AN AMAZING, BUT TOUGH, CHALLENGE IT IS! Jambo everyone! I’ve just come back…
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C2C 2016

15 amazing cyclists took part in the COCO C2C challenge, cycling 139 miles from Whitehaven on the Irish Sea to Tynemouth on the North Sea! Thank you so much to everyone who took part, we had a fantastic weekend.  Special congratulations to team "Danish Dynamite" who won the race. Thanks to event sponsors Cintra HR…
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In Praise of Risk Assessment – by Edward Chapman

I completed my adventure hiking the Scottish National Trail from Milngavie (near Glasgow) to Cape Wrath, the most north westerly part of the UK mainland. The last part on the Cape Wrath Trail was tough and made even harder by bad weather. At times I was in a very hostile environment and it is no…
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Maasai Cycle Challenge 2016!

"Having come on the cycle trip and seen exactly where the money goes, I am full of admiration for the team at COCO because the kids seem so happy and full of hope." - Daley Thompson CBE, Two-time Olympic gold medal winner The last week has been simply incredible. 10 cyclists including 3 Olympians, battled through…
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