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1st Harpenden Complete #RaceRoundTheWorld

20th December 2020

1st Harpenden Complete #RaceRoundTheWorld

After 87 walks, 72 cycle rides, 50 runs, 3 scoots, walks to school, dog walks and family outings in 31 days, 1st Harpenden's #RaceRoundTheWorld is complete.

In the national campaign the Cubs travelled the farthest.

Well Done Cubs !

The real winners of course are the 500 Scout Groups across the country who need our support to survive, the national campaign has raised over £209k so far and will continue keeping the donation pages open until 8 January.


Here's a 1-minute thank-you from our Scouting Ambassadors, click here.

1st Harpenden travelled 2,848 miles and raised £1,168. As a Group our fundraising total is 11th highest in the UK and we should all feel immensely proud, this is Scouts helping Scouts and we have played our part well.

Certificate: 1st Harpenden Certificate 14-Dec-2020.pdf

1st Harpenden Travel 2,848 miles

Scouts finished First in 1st Harpenden

In our 1st Harpenden mini-competition between the Beavers, Cubs and Scouts, 50 people logged their miles. Each section took their turn in the lead, but in the end it was the Scouts with their strategic 'Final Push Hike' which gave them their unstoppable total.

  • In First Place 1st Harpenden Scouts with 1,434 miles
  • Second Place 1st Harpenden Cubs on 817 miles
  • Third Place 1st Harpenden Beaver Miles with 598 miles

Well Done 1st Harpenden Scouts !

Outstanding Contributions !

Please congratulate our 1st Harpenden prize winners: Long Shots:

  • Beavers: Dexter Roberts travelled 182 miles
  • Cubs: Theo Marke travelled 145 miles
  • Scouts: Monty Roberts travelling an eye-popping 273 miles

Big Deal: Josh Pepperrell who raised an incredible £101


Prizes are on their way.

Awesome Achievements !

We've had scooter riders: Jessica Abrey, Charles Cooper and Max Wilson. Lots of goal setting and family walks/cycles. Zig-zagging, muddy walks, cycling in a gale, Christmas trails, reindeer patterns on Strava.

Some Huge distances:

  • Chloe Petevinos 88 miles
  • James Pratley 73 miles
  • Dan Pratley 73 miles
  • Edward Rodgers 53 miles

Rob Jenkinson, Thursday Scout Leader, set a goal of 500 miles and £500. He smashed both, cycling and walking 506 miles and raising £530. He is the 17th highest fundraiser in the UK for Team Scouts ! 

Congratulations Rob, Chapeau !

Our Roll of Honour

A huge thank you to each and every Beaver, Cub, Scout, Parent and Leader at 1st Harpenden who took on the challenge. Please download the attached certificate. 

Alan Grace
Ali Hallworth
Alice Tate
Amber Bingham
Andrew Dunn
Andy Wrentmore
Anneka Wrentmore
Aran Mehta
Archie MacFarlane
Ben Amexheta
Billy Golaszewski
Charles Cooper
Chloe Petevinos
Claire Petevinos
Clover McDonald
Dan Pratley
Daniel Buckley
Daniel Payne
Dexter Roberts
Edward Rodgers
Elise Wilson
Elizabeth Kuna
Erica Lewis
Ethan Davies
Ethan Ryan
Finlay Murphy
Finn Kirkbride
Freddie Barker
Freya Barker
George Rees
George Scott
Immy Rule
James Crellin
James Pratley
Jessica Abrey
John MacFarlane
Josh Pepperrell
Leo Wilson
Lottie Denny
Luke Jacobs
Max Amexheta
Max Taylor
Max Wilson
Max Wrentmore
Monty Roberts
Mylo Molloy
Ollie Grace
Oscar Bingham
Otis Wood
Peter Kuna
Richard Horne
Rob Jenkinson
Robin Goodhand
Ryan Davies
Sam Walker
Sebby Trindade
Seren Hathorn
Sophie Tallantire
Stuart Roberts
Ted Jenkinson
Theo Marke
Tyler Cain
Vladimira Kunova
William Alexander
Yvonne Murphy

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