The Legacy of Xtreme Everest
17/03/18: An excellent article on the background and ongoing legacy of the 2007 Xtreme Everest expedition can be seen here. SJH Projects supported the early stages of the ground breaking project with extensive kit testing and helping with the first mountain lab build above Chamonix.
This image is from one of the altitude chambers at the Centre for Aviation Medicine at RAF Henlow.
SJH Supported Expedition Wins Prestigious Trophy.
13/02/18: Sacha Dench, instigator and leader of the 'Flight of the Swans' expedition has won the Royal Aero Club's Britannia Trophy. This is a major achievement and reflects on both the flying skills and challenges as well as the impact the project had in raising awareness along the flyway from Northern Russia all the way back to the UK on the plight of the Bewick Swan. A team led by SJH Projects selected the ground team including the film crew and mechanic. We also advised on the heated clothing required for such a venture. See More.
'Walking the Antarctic' with Ed Stafford.
06/10/17: We can now tell the story of a project that in the end didn't come off. How and why will be familair story to those trying to get such ventures off the ground, but the work and research undertaken was challenging and has provided a legacy that is being used today.
First Training Run is a Great Success
02/10/17: The first training for 'Run Geordie Run' and Chappie' has proved the benefits of a well branded Jogpod and vindicated the plans to undertake the next leg of his round the world unsupported by a crew and vehicle.
Jogpod Handover for 'Run Geordie Run'
21/09/17: A new Jogpod has been handed over to Mark Allison aka 'Run Geordie Run' for the next stage of his round the world run. We will follow the adventures of this new Jogpod, already known as 'Chappie'. Full Story
Slick Chick is handed to Rosie
27/04/17: Rosie Swale Pope has taken charge of a new buggy which will become her home when in the UK, travelling around and completing the book of her epic crossing of America.
New Buggy for 'Run Geordie Run'
01/02/17: We are plased to announce that we will be building a new, latest generation, buggy for Mark Allison who will be setting out on the next stage fo his charity fundraising run around the world under his 'Run Geordie Run' banner.
Rosie and Ice Chick Complete USA Run
29/12/16: Rosie Swale Pope and her buggy 'Ice Chick' have completed their run across America.
The Pacific Ocean was chance to cool down after running across Death Valley and Southern California.
'Flight of the Swans' Safely Home
13/12/16: The ambitious 'Flight of the Swans' expedition is now complete. Pictured here is Steve Holland with all those team members who had been candidates in the selection run back in March.
Helping the Scott Polar Research Institute
05/12/16: Steve Holland visited the Scott Polar Research Institute in Cambridge to provide some technical support on the Polar Sled recently donated by Sir Ranulph Fiennes
'Flight of the Swans' Well Underway
31/10/16: The 'Flight of the Swans' expedition is now well underway and is doing an amazing job in raising the profile of the Bewick Swan and its migration.
Rosie Crosses Death Valley
30/10/16: Rosie Swale Pope has crossed Death Valley in America whilst celebrating her 70th birthday. The SJH Projects designed Ice Chick is still going strong. Full Story
02/04/16: Over the weekend of 12th and 13th of March a team put together by SJH Projects ran a selection weekend for the upcoming ‘Flight of the Swans’ expedition. Full Story
Presentation to Inspire the Next Generation of Scientists
03/11/11: Steve Holland of SJH Projects was invited to take two back-to-back science themed assemblies at Wilsthorpe Community School in Long Eaton. Full Story
SJH Projects Runs UK Operations for World Record Attempt
18/10/10: SJH Projects is running the UK Operations for an attempt on the London to Cape Town driving record. Full Story
SJH Projects designed trolley proves invaluable on world trek
16/05/06: A glassfibre trolley that quickly converts to a sled is being used by
grandmother Rosie Swale-Pope on her epic journey to run around the world. Full Story