Results tagged “charity”

The Power of Transformation

Kiva.


Sledgehammer Challenge for Charity

Ready to see some serious conditioning work?


70 of the Best : 7 Years of Straight to the Bar

This site - Straight to the Bar - has been around for an incredible 7 years (the first post was on Jan 17th, 2004), and to say I'm grateful is a gross understatement.

Thank you.


Giving it Away II

This time we're taking a look at a few of the other ways of helping out various health & fitness charities; through one-time events, book/DVD/t-shirt purchases and direct financial donations.


Give it Away : Donating Disused Training Equipment to Charity

Disused Equipment.When you upgrade gym equipment, what do you do with the old gear?


Summit For Someone 2009

Summit For Someone.Via The Adventure Blog : where climbing meets fundraising - Summit for Someone....


7 Steps to Getting Rid of your Household Waste

Waste.This post is for Blog Action Day - 7 Steps to Getting Rid of your Household Waste. Over the past couple of decades I've lived in a variety of houses (in three different countries), and held an equally astonishing number of jobs. The net result? I've got a lot of stuff.


31 Tyre flips

As part of a recent charity event Tom Giblin, the owner of Peak Strength & Fitness flipped [streaming, 12.1mb .flv download] a 450lb tyre (a Michelin 20.5 R25 XHA) 31 times in just 5 minutes. Superb....


Tough Guy Photos

Sports Illustrated has some great photos up from the most recent Tough Guy event. If you're inspired to give it a go, the next one's in July....


Handcuffed Swimming in Cambodia

Gymrat points to an interesting entry for the International Guinness World Record Day : a handcuffed swim in Cambodia. Canadian film-maker Matt Frame will attempt to dog-paddle his way to a slightly odd victory in the name of charity. A noble cause - the education of poverty-stricken Cambodian children.


David Foster joins Mark Webber Challenge

For years one of the highlights of the Sydney Royal Easter Show was the woodchopping, well-and-truly dominated by the enormous Tasmanian, David Foster. The word enormous is not an exaggeration - at 193cm/6'4 and 178kg/392lb (not to mention wielding an...


Tough Guy

If you're looking for an unusual way to injure yourself next month, consider the Tough Guy event held twice each year in Staffordshire, UK. This is a charity event known for attracting those who are unhinged to varying degrees, and...


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