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Today 2022.

My daughter is doing the Virtual London Marathon on behalf of Healthy Minds Calderdale. She has chosen a route around the upper Calder Valley, ending up on the towpath of the Rochdale Canal. I joined her for the first half of the route, starting at 5.00 am.

Crossing Hebden Water at 05.55, and still dark:20221002_055508.jpg.3e85b2c8516e83010231be49d07e3fd8.jpg

Gorple Lower Reservoir 6.50 am:

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Widdop Reservoir 7.20am:20221002_072529.jpg.fc4272e5378883e11795afee20649560.jpg20221002_072918.jpg.2d1e901302be232fffaf0b0f09969a25.jpg

Gorple Upper Reservoir around 8.0020221002_075727.jpg.d74381c8a46960681ca794c95f538333.jpg20221002_080052.jpg.6a8961ab66f5dad5a8124cb516ccfb33.jpg20221002_081630.jpg.8a09a56fd9ab2ea21ef27f2de40dcc65.jpg

And the catch water drain feeding the reservoir, with quite a flow on following the rain over the last couple of days.

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And finally a chance for a break at May's Shop

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And 26.2 miles done near Sowerby Bridge.20221002_163321.jpg.bb4903107d4c154d4a9d1ecb3334bdd2.jpg

 

And with walking the first section with my daughter, and then walking home alone, while her boyfriend joined her for much of the rest of the route, I have completed a half marathon!

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