Ski Club of Manchester newsletter articles 2011


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December 2011 - get pdf*
John Weatherell writes on the Trafford Beginners' Course and Chill Factoresessions while Ian Harford provides updates on the last committee meeting and talks to reinstate our Keep Fit programme. John Haddon's talk on his expedition to Spitsbergen is covered by Phil Hayward and the Manchester Heights walk by Jonquill Lewis.

November 2011 - get pdf*
The late summer walks, Scafell from Boot and Ravenglass to Boot, are covered by Vanessa Miller and Steve Wardle, and Giles Lewis' coaching clinics by John Weatherell. Ian Harford presents his Chairman's report from the AGM while Alan Brown reports on the talk on telemarking which followed it. Once again Barry Lewis summarises the last committee meeting.

September / October 2011 - get pdf*
Barry Lewis covers the last committee meeting, John Day the golf evening while Caroline Brown writes about her experience at the North West Telemark Festival.

August 2011 - get pdf*
Ian Harford reports on the last committee meeting and the summer BBQ while Janet Whinstanley and Nigel Koenen write about their 430 mile charity bike ride. The "lunch and stroll" event is covered by Dave Miller the mid-summer walk by Phil Hayward.

June / July 2011 - get pdf*
CarolineBown ends her "Racing Diary" for this season, Barry Lewis reports on the last committee meeting, John Weatherell on the DSUK Skiathlon and Trudy Lymer on the end of season party. The three "Lakes weekend" walks - Newlands Round, Blencathra and Barf & Lord's Seat - are covered by Paul Prentice and Dave Miller.

April / May 2011 - get pdf*
This issue includes reports on the Tignes holiday by John Weatherell, Andrew Walker and Dave Garnet, an update from Alan Brown on our Snowmark accreditation, a round up of the last committee meeting from Ian Harford and another page from Caroline Bown's "Racing Diary".

March 2011 - get pdf*
Ernie Metcalfe reports on Chris Evans' talk on cycling from Cairo to Cape Town and Dot and Tony Keates on the Club holiday to Les Arcs.

February 2011 - get pdf*
The Christmas meal is reviewed by Vanessa Miller, Ian Harford gives a detailed report on David Harrison's talk about his experiences in Antarctica, Caroline Brown starts her "Racing Diary" and Janet Whinstanley concludes her story of the cycle ride from Land's End to John O'Groats.

December 2010 / January 2011 - get pdf*
Jonquil Lewis reports on the Canals walk while Barry covers the talk by Edale Mountain Rescue. The start of the cycle ride from Land's End to John O'Groats by Janet Whinstanley and Ian Harford's take on fell running complete this issue.

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