Exmouth Harriers Keast rises to the Brecon Beacon challenge

22:17 26 September 2012

The Brecon Beacons

The Brecon Beacons

Archant

Exmouth Harriers’ chairman, Bob Keast, was in the Brecon Beacons to take part in the Mountain Trail Challenge where he opted for the 30-mile option rather then the 20-mile event, writes Dave Eveleigh.

The event is promoted as a challenge against the terrain and yourself rather than a race.

Keast is to be found in his most natural state when off-road and was out on his feet for about eight hours covering the distance.

Slow enough to be able to take in some stunning mountain scenery, but fast enough to feel a little sore and stiff the morning after!

As the picture above shows, this is a must-do challenge for anyone who might enjoy a non-competitive, but fully supported day out in the stunning Brecon Beacons.

0 comments

Other Sport Stories

15:53

Cockles head coach Jon Hill spoke after the Barmnes win.

Read more
15:52

A last minute Mark Wathes try gave Exmouth a vital bonus point victory as they defeated fellow National Two (S) strugglers Barnes 32-25, writes Hannah Gregory.

Read more
12:32

A trip back to Cornwall takes point-to-point racehorse followers to Great Trethew this Sunday (February 26) where East Cornwall host their meeting at the popular track near Menhenoit, writes Donna Harris.

Read more
12:32

She may not have climbed to the top step of the podium but Exmouth judoka Donna Riggs insisted she couldn’t have been happier after clinching a silver medal at the BUCS (British Universities and Colleges Sports) Nationals this past weekend.

Read more
10:17

Budleigh Salterton Under-14 girl’s shared the spoils in their Devon League meeting with West Exe, the contest ending 1-1, writes SpursTom.

Read more
10:12

There was plenty of drama both on and off the course at a high class Buckfastleigh meeting, writes Granville Taylor.

Read more
Yesterday, 17:50

Brixington Blues Under-10s proved too strong for Twyford Spartans, beating the Tiverton side 6-0 with Morgan Hooper netting a hat-trick.

Read more
Yesterday, 11:58

Brixington United Under-8s were unbeaten in matches against Stoke Hill and Alphington.

Read more
Yesterday, 11:58

Brixington Blues Under-8s were comfortable 6-0 winners when they met Alphington.

Read more
Yesterday, 09:27

Budleigh Salterton Reserves were thumped 6-0 at Greenway Lane by visiting Dawlish United when the sides met to contest Macron League Division Two points, writes SpursTom.

Read more

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 13°C

min temp: 10°C

Most Read Sport

Useful Links

Advertise in the Paper
Submit a Story
Subscriptions Order
Competitions
Photo Orders
Family notices
iwitness24
Google Plus
Facebook
Twitter
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the Exmouth Journal e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Local business directory

Exmouth's trusted business finder


HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Find planning applications