Barnsley group takes on peaks challenge

Member's of Barnsley's Fit Reds team are taking on the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge.
Member's of Barnsley's Fit Reds team are taking on the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge.

A group of fitness fanatics from Barnsley are hoping to scale Yorkshire’s three highest peaks to raise money for the British Heart Foundation.

The group of 20 men, who are part of Barnsley Football Club’s Community Sports & Education Trust, are taking on the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge on July 19.

The challenge involves hiking up Whernside, Ingleborough and Pen-y-ghent peaks in the muddy terrain of the Yorkshire Dales in under 12 hours.