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Mark Wood's Himalayan Adventure Articles

  • Ask Mark
    Ask Mark
    26.Apr.13

    As Mark continues on his intrepid journey up Everest, he has taken some time out to answer the questions you submitted in the Ask Mark challenge!

    Written by aminahachemi

  • Mark's updates
    Follow Mark's blog! Archived updates.
    3.Apr.13

    An archive of Mark Wood's audio blog updates.

    Written by aminahachemi

  • Mark Wood updates
    Follow Mark's blog!
    3.Apr.13

    Mark Wood will be updating IGGY with all the latest from base camp to the top of Everest in some special audio updates. Check back here for the latest instalment!

    Written by aminahachemi

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    Himalayan Adventure Quiz
    27.Mar.13

    Climbing Everest is an experience that involves many physical and logistical challenges. Try this quiz and see how much you know about what it takes to climb the highest mountain in the world!

    Written by aminahachemi

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    Surviving Arctic Conditions
    25.Mar.13

    As Dr Philip McTernan explained in his Peak Fitness video, Mark has had to do a lot of physical preparation for his expedition, and as the expedition progresses, his body will undergo many more cha…

    Written by aminahachemi

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    Meet the Everest Team
    25.Mar.13

    We've learnt a lot about Mark and what he will be doing on his expedition, but he won't be doing it alone! Who are the people who will be working alongside Mark on his Himalayan adventure? Let's me…

    Written by aminahachemi

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    Mark's Farewell
    22.Mar.13

    Eight lucky IGGY members from Finham Park School in Coventry met Mark at IGGY HQ where they were able to ask him some of their questions. Warwick Medical School’s Philip McTernan also talked to t…

    Written by aminahachemi

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    Mark's Interactive Expedition Timeline
    18.Mar.13

    IGGY is very excited to be part of Mark Wood’s expedition to the Himalayas. We will be tracking Mark’s progress from his departure from IGGY HQ all the way to Mount Everest and we’ll be catch…

    Written by aminahachemi

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    Did You Know?
    15.Mar.13

    The human body and how it operates is fascinating! We have lots of exciting medical facts that might interest you and help you learn more about the effects that exercise will have on Mark Wood duri…

    Written by aminahachemi

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    Peak Fitness
    8.Mar.13

    Dr Philip McTernan is Associate Professor at Warwick Medical School. He works in the Division of Metabolic and Vascular Health and is working in close conjunction with Mark Wood as he prepares for …

    Written by aminahachemi