Sunday, 3 October 2010

Team Ibuprophen kit list 2010

Our evening meal was eaten alfresco.


Researching gear was all part of the fun for me,  a chance to express my inner geek. Its mostly based on the NAV4 recommendations and a spreadsheet Norbert gave me. Nearly all the kit was tested beforehand, on dog walks and training runs. I even used the Pocket Rocket and Ti mug to make my morning coffee in the garden, Yeh! I know its sad.

So here is the list;

Clothes  worn
Pants;  X bionic
Socks; Thorlo Trail
Running tights;  Addidas Supernova
Top; Helly Charger
Buff
Windproof; Montane Featherlite Marathon (pertex)
Shoes; Inov8 Mudclaw 270

Clothes carried
Rab Generator Primaloft smock
Helly crew
Hat; Outdoor designs powerstretch beenie
Gloves; Rab powerstretch grip
Socks; as above
Waterproof; Rab Demand
Windproof Trousers; Montane Featherlite

Carried in
Rucksack; Omm Adventure 20l and Omm bottle (back pad pouch, labels and most keyclips removed)

Camping stuff
Tent; Terra Nova Lasercomp
4 pegs upgraded to Alpkit Ti v pegs the rest Ti toothpics
Sleeping bag; Rab Quantum 250
Cut down carry-mat, folded rather than rolled

Stove; MSR pocket rocket
MSR Ti kettle
Lighter
Foil windbreak
Gas 100ml or whatever gas is measured in.



1st Aid/emergency/other stuff and thingys
Scalpel blade
Microporetape
Wound dressing
Triangular bandage
Safety pin
Pain killers
Crepe bandage
Deet wipe
ear plugs
Vaseline
Zip tie
Petzel  e-light
Some Tissues In case T-roll runs out
Plastic bags for feet
Duct tape wrapped round chinograph pencil
Survival bag; blizzard foil
Phone; steam powered Samsung
Flapjack bar
£10 note

Bin liner
Plastic bags


Food/cooking
Pot noodle
Cupa soup
Cous cous
Cake bar and powdered custard
Powdered tea with sugar
hot choc (donated by the kind lady from the Kings Arms pub in Shap)
Lyons coffee bag( thanks for the tip PTC)
Instant porridge with pdr milk
Alpkit Ti spoon ( now shortened )

Day food
Cheese portion x2
Cereal bar x2
Flapjack finger x2
SIS Gel x2
SIS Go sachet x4
Bladder for water

Nav
Compass Silva
Fine marker pen red for sat blue for sun



The tent, cooking gear and pens were shared.


Sorry no weights, what do you think I am some kind of geek?





Haweswater