Chris Cripps

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Name: Chris Cripps
Date registered: Fri 9th Sep 2016

Latest posts

  1. Lingell Dash Fell Race 2018 — Fri 9th Mar 2018
  2. Wasdale MRT Receive donation from Blengdale Runners — Sun 4th Mar 2018
  3. Swift Water Training Weekend in Bala — Tue 10th Oct 2017
  4. Video from 28th August job — Thu 31st Aug 2017
  5. Lingmell Dash 22 July 2017 — Mon 31st Jul 2017

Latest Incidents

  1. Wastwater Screes — Mon 18th Jun 2018
  2. Greendale, Wasdale — Thu 14th Jun 2018
  3. Skew Gill, Great End — Sun 10th Jun 2018
  4. Scafell Pike — Sat 2nd Jun 2018
  5. Scafell Pike — Fri 1st Jun 2018

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Lingell Dash Fell Race 2018

The annual Lingmell Dash takes place on 28th July at 14:30.  All proceeds to the team.

  • Category: AS
  • Distance: 7.2km / 4.5m
  • Climb: 762m / 2500ft
  • Venue: Wasdale Head Inn carpark, CA20 1EX.
  • Grid ref: NY187088
  • Skills & experience: ER, LK, NS
  • Minimum age: 16

http://www.fellrunner.org.uk/races.php?id=5790

 

 

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/2018/03/lingell-fell-race-2018/

Wasdale MRT Receive donation from Blengdale Runners

Members of Wasdale MRT were invited along to the Blengdale Runners AGM to receive a £400 donation from the proceeds of last year’s 2 road races.

Each year Blengdale Runners, also based in Gosforth, host a 10 mile run in June and a 10km in September.  All money raised is donated to local charities in …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/2018/03/wasdale-mrt-receive-donation-from-blengdale-runners/

Swift Water Training Weekend in Bala

Wasdale Mountain Rescue Team have a specialist capability for Flood and Swift water Rescue. This consists of a dozen trained and accredited ‘technicians’ who are responsible, together with other MRTs and partner agencies for responding to flooding and water related incidents. MRTs have made a significant contribution in responding both in Cumbria and elsewhere over …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/2017/10/swift-water-training-weekend-in-bala/

Video

Video from 28th August job

Two team members being winched down to the fell  above Pikes Crag to attend to an injured walker on the summit of Scafell Pike

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/2017/08/video-from-28th-august-job/

Lingmell Dash 22 July 2017

This year’s Wasdale Mountain Rescue Lingmell Dash saw a disappointingly small but experienced field of 13 set off down the valley by Jen Fraser, who founded the race in 2002, on her return from New Zealand on holiday. A round trip of four and a half miles with a 2500 foot climb saw Yorkshire raider …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/2017/07/lingmell-dash-22-july-2017/

Apprentices Donate

2nd year apprentices from Energus made a donation of £351.58 to the team last month.

Each year they select 3 charities to raise funds for, which they have been doing for the last 4 years.

The cheque was presented by Abigail Elsworth, she was one of a 8 apprentices who got involved with the charity work this year,

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/2016/10/apprentices-donate/