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Miles Hayward

Wooden Spoon Everest Rugby Challenge

Challenge complete

Fundraising for this challenge has ended so we're no longer accepting donations. Thanks to everyone who supported this challenge.

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[p][b][i]“We’ve only gone and done it!!”[/i][/b][/p][p]Two world records achieved! A hugely emotional, physical challenge that’s left us all a bit worse for wear but an amazing team of people persevered until the end.. Thank you everyone who made the dark days a bit brighter. [/p][p][b][i]As my mid-life crisis continues, I thought I would take it to new heights! In April 2019 I will attempt (with a team of 30) to play the highest game of rugby ever played. Where? Only Everest! [/i][/b][/p][p]The aim is to attempt two Guinness Book of records and play the;[/p][p]Highest altitude game of full contact and mixed touch Sevens rugby at 6,500m - Everest advance base camp.[/p][p]This is the worlds highest trek on an established trail. [/p][p]My passion for rugby and this amazing charity will make the pain and training worthwhile. [/p][p][i]The Wooden Spoon is the children’s charity of rugby. It funds life-changing projects across the UK and Ireland to support children and young people with disabilities or facing disadvantage.[/i][/p][p][i]Their vision is that every child and young person, no matter what their background, has access to the same opportunities.[/i][/p][p][i]They fund a range of projects including sensory rooms and gardens, playgrounds and outdoor activities, education projects, specialist equipment and facilities and health and well being programmes.[/i][/p][p][b]woodenspoon.org.uk.[/b][/p][p][br][/p]
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May 19, 2019

Bryan Phillips

Congratulations Miles. Amazing job.


May 12, 2019


Well done Miles, donation from your neighbour and Beckys mother in law xz

£75.00 plus £18.75 Gift Aid

May 8, 2019

Fiona Axworthy

Well done Miles and team, following your adventure and success has been amazing and the emotional rollercoaster you have all been on, has been incredible. Had to donate again, so impressed


May 8, 2019


This is incredible! I am so happy you all achieved this amazing goal and that more importantly you are all safely home. Well done!!!


May 6, 2019

Ian miller

Well done my old buddy so proud of you.

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

May 6, 2019

The Greener family

Amazing achievement, well done

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

May 6, 2019


Congratulations on breaking two records and completing this incredible challenge in one piece. Awe-inspiring.

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

May 6, 2019

Neil Howard

Amazing achievement for a great cause. Well done.


May 3, 2019

Jack Concanon

Amazing work, well done!

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

May 3, 2019


Have a safe trip home Miles!!

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid