Team Prowood – National 3 Peaks Challenge July 2021.

Monday 7th December 2020.

Prowood’s very own Joe Hunter, Andy Moore, Phil Corker, Alex Wood, Dave Channel and John Gilbanks are undertaking one of the most iconic trekking events in the UK – The National 3 Peaks Challenge.

The challenge involves climbing the three highest peaks of Scotland, England and Wales within 24 hours.

The total walking distance is 23 miles (37km) and the total ascent is 3064 metres (10,052ft). The total driving distance is 462 miles.

The total ascent is over 33% of Mount Everest – the highest mountain on earth!


Start Ben Nevis.


Finish Ben Nevis and start drive to Scafell Pike (six hour drive).


Arrive and start climbing Scafell Pike (Wasdale Head)


Finish Scafell Pike and start drive to Snowdon (five hour drive).


Arrive and start climbing Snowdon


Finish Snowdon, and complete challenge.

Training has already started with team runs up Rivington Pike and lots of individual cardio. Best of luck Team Prowood!