Eric Burnett

Cateran Yomp 2022

.CATERAN YOMP - CHALLENGE 2

On the 5th-6th June 2021, I am taking part in The Cateran Yomp. A 54-mile hike in 24 hours across rural Perthshire.

It’s going to be tough but it will raise vital funds for ABF The Soldiers’ Charity, the Army's National Charity, providing a lifetime of support to soldiers, veterans and their immediate families.

Please give generously, and thank you for your support! EVENT NOW DELAYED UNTIL 11-12 SEPT 2021 DUE TO COVID.

My Achievements

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My Updates

GORDONS CENOTAPH GROUP

Many thanks to the GH Cenotaph group for a fantastic donation...money raised during auction, raffle and donations. Now a Captain 😉👍

John O Groats 🚲😉

YOMP

YOMP

Crossed the finish line about 0430hrs on Sunday 12 September...pleased!💪😁🥾👍

LEJOG

Many thanks to everyone who has kindly donated so far and for the huge support received over the past fortnight whilst succesfully completing challange 1...LEJOG...so happy...thank you all ...and Promoted !!!

ANOTHER PROMOTION

Many thanks everyone 🚲🚲🚲🚲🚲🚲🚲🚲🚲🚲🚲🚲🚲🚲🚲🚲🚲🚲🚲🚲

NEW PROMOTION

NEW PROMOTION

Next rank reached...going well 😁💪...shame about the photo 🤣🤣🤣

ANOTHER MILESTONE REACHED

Couple of recent family donations received which has allowed me to soar past the next target - Sgt Burnett now...many thanks Angela Clark and Kathleen Shand

YES....TARGET MET

So pleased...sailed past the £400 target. Many thanks for all that have sponsored so far. Next stop £500 and promotion to Sgt!! Time to troop the colour I think. 

ANOTHER PROMOTION

Target of £400 met so quickly - fantastic, very many thanks to all who have sponsored so far, I am so,so pleased, flying through the ranks!! 

PROMOTION

Latest donation just got me promoted to LCpl!! Many thanks

NIJMEGEN MARCHES - CHALLENGE 3

The Nijmegen Marches is an international road marching event in Holland - labelled The Walk of the World. Some 40-50,000 people cover 100 miles in 4 days (21-24 July) - approx 25 miles per day. An amazing few days, this will be my 14th year, the Dutch certainly know how to walk and party! POSTPONED TILL JULY 2022 DUE TO COVID RESTRICTIONS. 

LANDS END TO JOHN O GROATS (LEJOG) - CHALLENGE 1

First Up is a cycle ride from Lands' End to John O Groats (LEJOG) - a mere 967 miles! My aim is to complete this in 2 weeks starting on Sun 10 May. RESCHEDULED - NOW 9-22 AUGUST 2021 DUE TO COVID RESTRICTIONS. 

Thank you to my Sponsors

£200

Edinburgh Branch Of The Gordon Highlanders

Well done so far Eck...good luck at Nijmegen from Bill Taylor and all members of the Gordon Highlanders...Edinburgh Branch

£31.20

Nicholas Armstrong

Inspirational talk tonight. Great to see you doing so well. Ivan sends his best wishes from Japan.

£20.80

Jonathan Smith

Just finished watching your talk at EA - was excellent. A story well told and touching in parts. All the best for the Nijmegen.

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