All rights reserved. Follow Donnie throughout his attempt on his live tracker. Well, it depends on how long I am away from my support crew, but some of the basics will be: GPS Watch (Suunto 9) which will have the routes loaded up onto it to make navigation easier but will also be carrying my phone with the OS Maps downloaded on it for back up. Donnie Campbell is one of Scotland’s top running coaches and is the founder and owner of Get Active Running. He finished on Ben Wyvis at 4am on Tuesday morning before being up promptly to continue onto Am Faochagach. Starting on the Isle of Mull, Donnie will be relying on a support team of friends who will run and cycle sections with him. Which areas or sections of the route are you most looking forward to? Food & Hydration Active Root, Cliff Bars, Shot Blocks etc, Lightweight Water Proof Jacket (Salomon S/LAB Motionfit 360) & Trouser (Salomon S/LAB Motionfit 360 pant). Well done Donnie! Tomorrow morning, Scottish ultra-runner Donnie Campbell will set off on a self-propelled Munro Round. Download our app for a better mobile experience. Why did you choose to raise money for the Red Cross in particular? Which bits do you anticipate being most challenging, and why? Donnie Campbell has completed a full Munro round in a record time of 31 days, 23 hours and 2 minutes, knocking about one week from Stephen Pyke's 2010 record of 39 days, 9 hours and 6 minutes. You can show your support in one of two ways; both come with rewards, and one includes discounted products from Rockfax. These rounds take in the Lake District's most spectacular scenery, add a hugely challenging physical and ment... Off the west coast of Scotland lies the wilderness of Jura. The reason behind the Munro Round is I have always wanted to bag them all this is just the added extra motivation to go and bag the very remote and boggy Munro's. COBDEN — Donnie Campbell, 77, died Monday, Dec. 10, 2018 at his home. Donnie has 9 jobs listed on their profile. We need to look at ways to keep the site moving forward whilst maintaining our key aim of allowing free access to everyone to our main content. Donnie Campbell. Route Route Variation Style Time Date; Munros Round (United Kingdom) Open Course, self-powered : Supported : … There is going to be a lot of new ground for me, my anticipation is it's going to be a lot of bog and heather! You can show your support and with recieve rewards. Male. We caught up with Donnie and asked him about his preparation and the logistics surrounding his attempt: No, I have not done all the Munro's. On 1st August Donnie Campbell – a runner from Skye – set off to break the record for the fastest self-propelled round of the Munros. Donnie knows all there is to know about pushing himself to the limits. Stephen Pyke's Munro round comprised roughly 1400km in the saddle and the same on foot, with an estimated 120,000m of ascent; we will ask Donnie for his figures when he's had a chance to rest. Please help UKHillwalking continue to provide varied and free content by becoming an official UKH Supporter. Mountain & Ultra Runner and Running Coach (www.getactiverunning.com) from Scotland. Donnie Campbell in Virginia. There are 600+ professionals named "Donnie Campbell", who use LinkedIn to exchange information, ideas, and opportunities. There are 40+ professionals named "Donnie Campbell", who use LinkedIn to exchange information, ideas, and opportunities. Please help UKClimbing continue to provide varied and free content by becoming an official UKC Supporter. So many long hard days back to back must take a toll: how are you planning to manage recovery and generally keeping your energy and momentum going? Supported throughout by a crew travelling in his motorhome, Donnie refuelled and slept in the van each night. Donnie ran the 282 hills, and cycled and kayaked between them, beginning his journey on the Isle of Mull and finishing on Ben Hope in the early hours of this morning. His GPS track on his FB page shows the track to and from Aonach Mor and a pic of him on the summit. 173 talking about this. So far, all we've asked of you is that you visit and interact with the site but we are in uncertain times. But for Donnie Campbell, stopping is never an option. Late last year, Donnie Campbell broke the winter record for the Ramsay’s Round. As there is so much suffering and poverty in the world, I recently saw a report on child poverty in Yemen and how it is getting worse as Charities have lost a lot of funds due to the Covid Pandemic, it was so heartbreaking and I felt helpless. Donnie Campbell has completed a full Munro round in a record time of 31 days, 23 hours and 2 minutes, knocking about one week from Stephen Pyke's 2010 record of 39 days, 9 hours and 6 minutes. He will then track east towards Lochaber until he reaches Mt Keen. He spoke to me soon after reaching his final Munro, Ben Hope, today. On average Donnie Campbell may have moved 3 times, has or had 2 different phone numbers and 3 different email addresses. Running coach Donnie Campbell ran all of Scotland's 282 Munros in 31 days, climbing 126,143m and running 833 miles. Munro Round - Donnie Campbell 2020 - Live Event Tracking. They are the ones that worry me the most as well as they are the most technical and they are probably the only Munro's that if the weather is really windy and wet then I will have to wait or come back to them. Close . Yeah, not having the restriction of having to get back to where you started has opened up so many interesting options. View the profiles of people named Donnie Campbell. On Saturday 1st August 2020, Donnie Campbell began a self-propelled Munro Round, hoping to set a new Fastest Known Time for a complete round of all 282 Munros. The record to beat was 39 days and 9 hours, set by Stephen Pyke in 2010. The... Finlay Wild has set a blistering new time of 14 hours 42 minutes 40 seconds on the Ramsay Round, breaking the previous... UKClimbing is a vibrant web site with rich content and an amazing community. Donnie’s meticulous planning took into account Stephen’s schedule, as well as plotting his own routes on OS Maps. Stephen stuck with him for both reps. By Sunday 30th August, he was only a day behind his ambitious schedule, but with the end in sight, he decided to try and make up for lost time the following day. Adere ao Facebook para te ligares a Donnie Campbell e a outras pessoas que talvez conheças. I am planning on just trying to be patient and go easy so I don't do too much muscle damage and eat loads while moving to refuel. Donnie Campbell We found 100+ records for Donnie Campbell in Texas, West Virginia and 24 other states.Select the best result to find their address, phone number, relatives, and public records. Donnie Campbell is shown at the board hosting Celtic Serenade from Coastal Radio. Picture credit: Donnie Campbell Mountain runner Donnie Campbell breaks the record for the fastest solo round of all 282 Munros in Scotland by more than a week. Fastest Known Times the athlete has set; possibly historical. In an extraordinary feat of endurance, Donnie largely kept to his punishing schedule of 33 days. Decided last summer that If I want to bag all the Munros then I need to give myself some motivation otherwise I would just keep running my favourite hills, also it seems like a good way to spend a summer holiday! View Donnie Campbell Jr.’s profile on LinkedIn, the world's largest professional community. See photos of celebrities like Scarlett Johansson and Leonardo DiCaprio before they hit the big-time, and revisit … Donnie Campbell has completed a full Munro round in a record time of 31 days, 23 hours and 2 minutes, knocking about one week from Stephen Pyke's 2010 record of 39 days, 9 hours and 6 minutes. In the evening's, the focus will be on eating and sleeping! Donnie's phenomenal time has thrown down the gauntlet, and a one-month round is now likely to prove a tempting target for future runners. A round of this magnitude always comes with the risk of picking up an injury (or several), however, Donnie's plan to 'be patient' and 'go easy' in order to avoid muscle damage seems to have worked. Apart from the Cuillins for the reason above, Day 10 from Glenshee to Blair Atholl as it is my longest day +80km with 5500m ascent, followed by two fairly big days after that! Puts my time of 46 years into some sort of perspective. The team also shuttled his bike to logical points so he could follow a more linear route. Climbing individual Munros on multiple trips must be very different from linking them all together: how much of the round is going to be new ground for you? The site will continue to be mainly funded by a subtle level of outdoor-only advertising but we now need extra support to ensure we can continue to provide the UKC that we all know and love. Realistically with a challenge like this so many things can happen so my main goal is just to complete it and if I can beat Stephen Pyke's record then that would be the icing on top of the cake. Read more. I'm looking forward to getting to my home Munro's of the Cuillins. On this day alone, he ticked off 18 Munros, describing it simply as 'a big day! 5,425 Followers, 395 Following, 468 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Donnie Campbell (@donnie_campbell84) He was also raising money for the Red Cross. From there I basically make my way up the west coast finishing up on Ben Hope in Sutherland. For logistics and support, I will have a support crew following me by road in my motorhome where I will sleep each night, refuel etc and they will also shuttle my bike about so I can follow a more linear route. Running, cycling or kayaking, raising funds for British Red Cross. Starting August 1st – if you're going to beat the record, and stick to your schedule, what sort of overall time are you aiming at? He plans to run, cycle and kayak between the 282 mountains and has set himself an ambitious schedule to try and beat Stephen Pyke's 2010 record of 39 days, 9 hours and 6 minutes. At some point, Campbell was diagnosed with a form of cancer, a malign lymphoma. Even though he was treated by the renowned oncologist Dr. Lawrence Gordon, there was no hope that his terminal state would get better as the t… Whilst ticking off Moruisg in the cloud, he mistook a big cairn for the summit and ended up having to head back up, effectively climbing the mountain twice. View the profiles of professionals named "Donnie Campbell" on LinkedIn. This is the kind of pain Donnie had to push through in order to set the record for the Ramsay Round, the race that sees participants conquer 24 Munros in 24 hours. "There must surely be some nutcase out there brave enough to be thinking of the magical Munros in a Month" said one-time record holder Charlie Campbell, in an interview on UKH in 2011. Mountain & Ultra Runner and Running Coach (www.getactiverunning.com) from Scotland. Donnie ran the 282 hills, and cycled and kayaked between them, beginning his journey on the Isle of Mull and finishing on Ben Hope in the early hours of this morning. Show your support UKC Supporter badge on your profile and forum posts. The previous record-holder was Dan Doherty who ran a time of 14 hours... On Sunday 11 October, George Foster from Ambleside AC set a new British record of 13hrs 44mins on the Bob... Sabrina Verjee has beaten her own women's Pennine Way fastest known time, running... Carol Morgan has broken the Lakes 24-hour record, ticking off 65 peaks in the allotted 24 hour limit. Access to a year's subscription to Rockfax Digital. Phew, one assumed it was something as such. You can donate here. Accessible only by boat, the weather-beaten island is home to the legendary Jura fell race; a 28km route over rugged and beautiful terrain. He plans to run, cycle and kayak between the 282 mountains and has set himself an ambitious schedule to try and beat Stephen Pyke's 2010 record of 39 days, 9 hours and 6 minutes. If you appreciate UKHillwalking then please help by becoming a UKH Supporter. Donnie has the right sort of CV, however; he's represented Team GB at the World Trail Championships in 2016, completed a winter Ramsay Round and a Rigby & Mullardoch Round. The attempt was tracked continually by the hill/fell running community in Scotland and the wider UK. Over 50% of his travelling time was spent on foot. So I start on Ben More on the Isle of Mull, then I head up to Lochaber and head East through Laggan to Dalwhininie then onto Cairngorms, MT Keen and Lochnagar. Scottish runner Donnie Campbell has set an astonishing new Munros record to finish all 282 mountains over 3000ft (914.4m) in Scotland in 31 days, 23 hours and two minutes. The 35-year-old, from Inverness, completes the round in just 31 days and 23 hours, running up each mountain … Donnie Campbell Historical records and family trees related to Donnie Campbell. The Edinburgh personal trainer beat the previous best time for the gruelling 56-mile route over 24 mountains by 12 minutes to finish in 23 hours and six minutes. Donnie is sponsored by Salomon, Suunto, Run4It, Active Root, Red Bull and Teko Socks and without their backing, a self-propelled Munro Round would not be possible. If you appreciate UKClimbing then please help us by becoming a UKC Supporter. However, as he was addicted to drugs, he was unable to be a good father and abandoned him when he was still a child. As running it all would just take too long to be away from work and I don't think my wife would have been too happy with that! Scottish runner Donnie Campbell has set an astonishing new record for the fastest round of Scotland's 282 Munros. I have been planning this Munro Round for over 12 months. He took just 31 days, 23 hours and two minutes to complete a non-stop self-propelled circuit of every mountain with a summit of … How long have you been planning this round, and can you tell us a bit about the route you're taking and the logistical/support arrangements you've put in place? A fair bit, I would have obviously liked to have done more but the Covid pandemic and the lockdown meant I was unable to do all that I wanted. Records may include photos, original documents, family history, relatives, specific dates, locations and full names. After this, he'll head south-west to the most southerly Munro, Ben Lomond, where he'll do an about turn and head up the west coast, finishing sometime in September. Spyke's record Munro run Join Facebook to connect with Donnie Campbell and others you may know. So far, all we’ve asked is that you visit and interact with the site, but we are now in uncertain times. In our interview with Donnie before he set off, he explained that to complete the round in this time then he would need everything to go his way and for the weather not to be 'too Scottish.' You can read about Donnie's pre-trip preparations here: InterviewDonnie Campbell on his Munro Round Preparations Campbell Iman was the father of a young boy. On day 29, he was joined by previous record holder Stephen Pyke. Run a full report to see where Donnie Campbell lives along with previous addresses, phone numbers, email addresses and more. ', #MunroRound Day 31.⁣ 18 Munros; Slioch, Sgurr Ban, Mullach Coire Mhic Fhearchair, Beinn Tarsuinn, A' Mhaighdean, Ruadh Stac Mor, Bidein a'Ghlas Thuill, Sgurr Fiona Munros; A'Chailleach, Sgurr Breac, Sgurr nan Each, Sgurr nan Clach Geala, Meall a'Chrasgaidh, Sgurr Mor, Beinn Liath Mhor Fannaich, Meall Gorm, An Coileachan, Ben Wyvis ⁣ ⁣ Total 272⁣ ⁣ Well that was a big day! Donnie's Munro Round has been brilliant for dot watchers and a loyal crew on the UKC/UKH forums have been following throughout. This summer, Scottish runner Donnie Campbell ticked off all 282 Scottish mountains with a summit of more than 3,000ft in a record-breaking 31 days, 23 hours and two minutes. Donnie, 35, of Inverness, completed a non-stop Munro round in 31 days, 23 hours 4.2K likes. Donnie Campbell also set up a justgiving page to raise cash for the British Red Cross Society which, at the time of writing, had pledges of more than £9,000. Donnie Campbell Athlete: Donnie Campbell. Editor's note: Donnie Campbell completed a continuous round of the Munros, travelling self-powered between the mountains (on bike and kayak), breaking the previous record set by Stephen Pyke, by over 7 days. Tomorrow morning, Scottish ultra-runner Donnie Campbell will set off on a self-propelled Munro Round. © UKClimbing Limited. Gender. He has worked with numerous athletes varying from complete beginners to national and international level athletes who have all seen improvement in performance under his coaching. info)) is defined as a mountain in Scotland with a height over 3,000 feet (914.4 m), and which is on the Scottish Mountaineering Club (SMC) official list of Munros; there is no explicit topographical prominence requirement. But it would clearly take an extraordinary effort. Slioch, Fisherfield and An Teallach would be considered a huge day out in anyone's books, but not content with this haul, Donnie started up the Fannaichs and pulled an all-nighter! ⁣ ⁣ #GoBigOrGoHome⁣ ⁣ #RunOnEmotion #TimeToPlay #SalomonRunning #SuuntoRun #Run4It #ActiveRoot #DiscoverGinger #RedBull #GivesYouWings #TekoSocks #BritishRedCross, A post shared by Donnie Campbell (@donnie_campbell84) on Aug 31, 2020 at 9:13pm PDT. 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