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NWW BOOTS AND BOOKS CLUB

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NWW BOOTS AND BOOKS Love walking? Love books? Then why not combine the two with our BOOTS AND BOOKS club!   A spark of an idea a few years ago about Boots and Books, came to fruition in lockdown when we couldn’t be together but, like everyone else, we could get together through the powers


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NORDIC WALKING POLES

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NORDIC WALKING POLES Are Nordic Walking poles different to normal walking poles ? Well yes they are and if you want to gain the full benefits of Nordic walking you need the RIGHT type of poles that are the RIGHT size for you Nordic Walking is all about PROPULSION so unlike typical trekking poles which


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HELLO 2024 – JANUARY NEWS….

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Happy 2024 Norfolk Nordic Walkers! It’s a brand new year – and even though your trousers (like mine) may be feeling a tad snug after the Christmas / New Year festivities, fear not.  We are ready to embrace the elements, explore new routes, zip up the gaiters, weather the muddy tracks and HIT / HIIT


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HELLO 2024 – JANUARY NEWS….

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Happy 2024 Norfolk Nordic Walkers! It’s a brand new year – and even though your trousers (like mine) may be feeling a tad snug after the Christmas / New Year festivities, fear not.  We are ready to embrace the elements, explore new routes, zip up the gaiters, weather the muddy tracks and HIT / HIIT


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CHALLENGE 24

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CHALLENGE 24   As we head towards to 2024, it’s a great time to think about what YOU want to achieve in the coming year – whether that’s fitness, wellbeing, practical or personal. Why not challenge yourself in 2024 with our brand new multi-level challenge? What does a challenge mean? It means you’ve stepped outside


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CHRISTMEAL MEAL

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NORDIC WALKING WATFORD – CHRISTMAS SOCIAL Last night we celebrated yet another wonderful year of Nordic Walking Watford. Thank you to everyone who was able to join us and here are the award announcements for those who were unable to be there.   THE CHRISTMAS SPEECH Well last year I was very much in competition


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It’s Bluebell Time Again

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The path through Pear Wood in Stanmore is at it’s bluebell best at the moment. This path leads up from the lake and there is a sea of blue on both sides of the path. So beautiful.


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NATIONAL TREE WEEK

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NATIONAL TREE WEEK This week is National Tree Week and the UK’s largest annual tree celebration. Each year, the country’s conservation sector, volunteer groups and tree-lovers come together to plant thousands of trees to mark the start of the tree planting season.   Trees are heroes of nature. They help collect carbon dioxide from the


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It’s Nearly Santa Dash time!

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It’s only 4 days until Nordic Walking Saddleworth’s santas start the Saddleworth Santa Dash. We lead this event off every year and it’s such a joy to walk down the high street singing to the crowds. There will be 20 of us this year. It would be lovely to have more Santas in 2024 –


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It’s Nearly Santa Dash time!

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It’s only 4 days until Nordic Walking Saddleworth’s santas start the Saddleworth Santa Dash. We lead this event off every year and it’s such a joy to walk down the high street singing to the crowds. There will be 20 of us this year. It would be lovely to have more Santas in 2024 –


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Paul Malloy Poem

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Paul Malloy Poem version 2


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Winter Sun giving way to fantastic views from Old Winchester Hill!

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This was taken by John a few weeks ago from the top of Old Winchester Hill.  We’re walking from the top of the hill again this weekend and fingers crossed the weather is looking like we could get some more views like this!


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