Steven Watts

Charities

British Heart Foundation
The British Heart Foundation is the nation's heart charity. Every day they save lives, through pioneering research, providing vital information to help people reduce their own heart health risks, campaigning for change and supporting and caring for heart patients. Charity Registration No 225971
The Himalayan Trust UK
The Himalayan Trust UK supports the basic needs and education of the mountain people of the Nepal Himalaya, so helping them help themselves.
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Heartbeat for Everest

Fundraiser: 
Steven Watts

My page: http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/HeartbeatForEverest

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DONATE & WIN

When donating to Heartbeat for everest YOU have the chance to WIN some fantastic prizes.

When completing your donation in the comments box include the time you think it will take Steve to complete the marathon (hrs & mins). All guesses received will be entered into a unique competition to WIN one of a number of prizes donated by our special partners including;

  • An ALL INCLUSIVE Holiday for 2 to at the Hotel Playa Real Resort – Tenerife
  • 2 night stay at the Dale Lodge Hotel (Lake District) plus a guided walk with Lakeland Walks & Talks
  • Plus much, much more…

Winners will be chosen from those entries closest to the time taken.

ABOUT

Heartbeat for Everest has been established by Steve Watts to help raise much needed funds for the British Heart Foundation and The Himalayan Trust UK.
Two charities close to Steve’s heart.
On 18th April 2014, Steve & his brother Peter were fulfilling a lifelong ambition to trek to Mt. Everest basecamp, little did they know a catastrophic event was about to unfold – the worst avalanche in Mount Everest’s history, tragically killing 16 Sherpas – remarkable men who help those around them achieve their dreams.
For this reason, Steve who has a ‘pacemaker’ has decided to take part in an epic challenge that will raise awareness and money for both worthy charitiesHeartbeat for Everest has been established by Steve Watts to help raise much needed funds for the British Heart Foundation and The Himalayan Trust UK.

Heartbeat for Everest has been established by Steve Watts to help raise much needed funds for the British Heart Foundation and The Himalayan Trust UK.

Two charities close to Steve’s heart.

On 18th April 2014, Steve & his brother Peter were fulfilling a lifelong ambition to trek to Mt. Everest basecamp, little did they know a catastrophic event was about to unfold – the worst avalanche in Mount Everest’s history, tragically killing 16 Sherpas – remarkable men who help those around them achieve their dreams.

For this reason, Steve who has a ‘pacemaker’ has decided to take part in an epic challenge that will raise awareness and money for both worthy charities.

THE CHALLENGE

In order to raise much needed funds for both the British Heart Foundation and the Himalayan Trust UK Steve has set himself the challenge to compete in the The Hillary Tenzing Everest Marathon on the 29th May 2016

The World’s Highest Marathon – The World’s Toughest Race

The marathon starts at Mt. Everest Base Camp (17,598ft) finishing 26.2 miles later in Namche Bazaar (11,306ft).  Running through awe-inspiring surroundings and in the midsts of imposing mountains in the heart of the Himalaya.

Upon completing this epic challenge Steve will become the first person to do so with a Pacemaker!

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Website: www.heartbeatforeverest.com

Email: info@heartbeatforeverest.com

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Recent donors

20.06.16 Well done on the epic achievement! Incredibly impressive!

16.06.16 well done, Steve

16.06.16 Well done the Watts family

10.06.16

10.06.16 Well done to all of you on completing the trek to Everest base camp. Carla you are fab and such an inspiration to so many people. (Especially all the studio family) Wow huge well done to Steve on completing the Marathon. That is amazing x

10.06.16 From the lovely ladies from The Studio:- Helen, Sue, Andy, Lynne and Pam Well done on the marathon Steve - we guess 9 hours and 53 minutes!! Do we win anything?!!

02.06.16 Thank you Steeve and Mathew. You guys are amazing !

01.06.16 What an achievement . Well done.

31.05.16 Good luck and well done! I hope you enjoyed every single part of your journey!

29.05.16 Congratulations on your huge achievement, and to the rest of your family. Love you Carla. Look forward to hearing all about this wonderful trip. Well done one and all.

28.05.16 Epic

28.05.16 Best of luck Steve, what an inspiration you are! Predicted time: 8h 40m Enjoy the view, what an experience x

28.05.16 Good luck Steve

28.05.16 Well done Steve and good luck with the match x

28.05.16 Fab effort good luck

28.05.16 Fantastic causes you are doing it for, well done!

27.05.16 Good luck to Steve Watts on his Marathon Challenge. My guess at the time is 9 hours.

22.05.16 Good luck to all the Watts in their wonderful efforts for the Sherpa families

20.05.16 Good Luck and Well Done!

19.05.16 Good luck Steve, sounds like Matt might need it more than you though, I hope the support trucks up to it. From Bob Graham to Tenzing Hillary! Blimey, what an amazing feat. Good luck Steve, incredible - Predicted time: 8hrs 20 (no pressure!). Tom C

17.05.16 Good luck, sounds like a great challenge! My guess on the time is 9h 15m.

16.05.16 Good luck guys a great cause and an incredible experience.

13.05.16

13.05.16 Good luck!

13.05.16 what a great cause! good luck! i'm guessing 8hrs 47mins

£1,150.00

Running total

Total raised incl. Gift Aid:
£1,320.00
Total donors:
42
Last donor:
Vicky Miller
20.06.16  
Offline fundraising:
£0.00