College students rise to the Ten Tors challenge
College students and Explorer Scouts Maddy Ellis (10MSA), Molly Sharples,
(9MNL) and Jack Povey (9MPG) participated in the 54th Ten Tors Challenge
over the weekend of the 10th & 11th May
Mid Devon and North Devon Explorer Scouts had been training since December
last year and were selected for two 35 mile route teams consisting of 6 per
team. Unfortunately, Jack's team, walking for North Devon, had to 'fall out'
early on Sunday morning as 3 of their team dropped out due to injury/poor
health and the team cannot continue with less than 4 members.
However, huge congratulations to Maddy and Molly, whose Mid Devon team
crossed the finishing line just after 3pm and proudly collected their