1000 press up challenge


RMR Merseyside and the Goju Karate Club in Childwall, Liverpool, recently took up the challenge to complete a programme of 38 exercise stands whilst completing 1000 press ups, all within 2 hours!RMR 1000 PRESS UPS 244

23 Royal Marines Reservists and 50 members of the club accepted the challenge. The circuit included weight lifting, exercise bike and punch back, with 20 second per obstacle and 10 press ups in betqween. 1,200 press ups were completed within the two hours, with only two short breaks.

£2,130 was raised for the Royal Marines Charity.

If you think you can take the challenge, or think you’ve got what it takes to join the Royal Marines Reserve, call 0345 6075555 for more information.

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