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jamesmforrest
2017-12-22 15:43:38
A few (geeky) questions from a newbie
Hi All,

I'm new to this site, so just getting my head around it all. I live in the Lake District and recently completed all 2,000fters in England and Wales (the “Nuttalls”). I'm hoping to come over to Ireland next year (if I can get a few months off work) to enjoy climbing the 2,000fters in Ireland, hopefully using the VL list. I was wondering:
- any ideas on how many days it would take to walk all of them (as a non-stop, single-round)?
- has anyone ever done a non-stop, single-round of the VLs before?
- is there a record for the fastest completion?
I noticed on the Summiteers Hall of Fame that the VLs don't seem to be detailed as a column in their own right. The VLs and Arderins are included together; or there is a separate list of "Irish 600m up” but this has 288 summits (not the 273 of the VLs). Is there a reason for this?
Also, if I just did the VLs is that considered a comprehensive list in its own right, or only if combined with the Arderins?
Many thanks for your help – much appreciated
Cheers
James
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