Just watched an brilliant  film on the 2011 Dragon's Back Race in Wales......so inspiring. Watch the trailer here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jwp8kY4Z7Fk 

I have decided to write my top 5 Coolest impossibles in order of date / future goals. 

1) Leicester Full Marathon, October 2014 (PB. 2011 of 4:00:44)

http://www.marathonrunnersdiary.com/races/uk-marathons/leicester-ma...

2) Charnwood Hills Bowline Race, February 2015 

http://www.bowlineclimbingclub.co.uk/index.php/croft-hills-race.html 

3) Race to the stones 100k (July 2015 Race)

http://www.racetothestones.com/the-route/

4) Snowdon Marathon or Race

http://www.snowdonrace.co.uk/index.html

http://www.snowdoniamarathon.co.uk 

5) Dragon's Back Race (MY most Ultimate Cool Impossible)

http://www.dragonsbackrace.com

There's nothing else worth doing more, than doing something for the sake of doing it. 

 Sake: Definition - to indicate something that is done as an end in itself rather than to achieve some other purpose:

Doing it. 

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Comment by Eric Orton on January 2, 2014 at 10:00pm

Love this and the SAKE meaning.

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