Challenge639



A- Z of Challenges

I commenced this post in 2012 as a personal A- Z wish list of events to participate in. At the outset some letters were already taken & the events attached to them fixed because of how much I enjoyed them. U for example, can only ever be taken by Ultraman. For other letters I drew on recommendations, reputation & the power of google to complete my list. Since its first draft the list has evolved with the last update being completed in February 2015. Whilst this is a personal list that reflects my interests & the type of challenges I enjoy please feel free to submit your recommendation or nomination for a particular letter. 

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Challenge 16: Mozart 100

Since my withdrawal from the Severn Challenge I have battled with various negative thought processes & questioned the value of challenge639. Thankfully I have been reminded that the worth of some things extends beyond the absolute value of the raw data. The challenges do serve a purpose because of the connections made along the way, that are increasing awareness of muscular dystrophy. 

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Challenge 15: Three Six Five

For challenge 14 I chose to run 247km to represent the fact that Alfie & Arthur have to deal with muscular dystrophy 24hrs a day, 7 days a week. For Challenge 15 I am extending that to acknowledge that muscular dystrophy also impacts upon them, & other sufferers of muscular dystrophy 365 days a year. There is no respite no reprieve.  

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