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TEAM SWCOMMS EVEREST TREK

4 team members

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Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

Team story

[p][b]South West Communications Group directors Sarah Flowers and Brian Lodge and their respective partners Kevin and Nina are heading off to the far ends of the earth on Friday 28 September to trek to Everest base camp and then up to the nearby  peak of Kala Patar .                       [/b][/p][p][b]They depart on Friday 28 September as part of a 9 person team that includes an injured marine and their own doctor. First stop will be Kathmandu, then onward to the small airport of Lukla at 9200 feet, which is renowned for being one of the most dangerous in the world, before the trek via Namchee Bazaar up to Everest Base Camp and on to the ridge of Kala Pattar at 18192 feet under the shadow of Mount Everest. [/b][/p][p][b]It will be a spectacular challenge for all concerned testing the limitations of the team’s abilities with high altitude treks of up to 8 hours a day in the thinning atmosphere. Oxygen levels will drop to 50% of the norm with temperatures not far behind. Electricity will  become scarce to non existent the higher they climb and there is very limited water so creature comforts will be few and far between in the final days of accent.[/b][/p][p][b]What will comfort everyone of course will be the thought that this trip will raise funds for the Exeter Foundation and your sponsorship will be greatly appreciated with all donations going direct to a great  charity.[/b][/p][p][b]Please give what you can [/b][/p][p][b]Many thanks, Sarah, Nina, Brian and Kevin[/b][/p]

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Event

Personal Challenge Date

29 Sep 2012

Supporters

Oct 28, 2012

Anonymous

Well done guys! Sounds like quite an experience! Look forward to catching up soon.

£40.00 plus £10.00 Gift Aid

Oct 24, 2012

Anonymous

Well done all of you. I loved following your story as you went along. It was a great adventure and a fantastic achievement. This donation is what I agreed to sponsor Sarah & Brian

£100.00 plus £25.00 Gift Aid

Oct 23, 2012

Anonymous

Unbelievable achievement, well done to all of you. Brian you should know better at your age...

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Oct 19, 2012

Anonymous

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Oct 18, 2012

Mike Burke

Good luck from all at Purpose Software!

£100.00

Oct 15, 2012

Sue and Bob Woods

Well done to the Fab Four!

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Oct 11, 2012

Anonymous

You must be nearly there by now. Hope its not too cold at night - at least you have Brian to keep you warm! Good luck and love to my little sister xx Karin

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Oct 8, 2012

Anonymous

Great challange good luck from Freedom

£100.00 plus £25.00 Gift Aid

Oct 5, 2012

Sue and Graham

Nina - stopped by Nepalese police...you should have left that handbag behind! Now leeches, aagh! But a great time being had by all, well done, following you on line all the way up! Big hugs for Nina and Brian from big sister, be careful XX

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Oct 2, 2012

Anonymous

I am thnking of you and hoping Nina is keeping you warm xx

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Brian Lodge

Brian Lodge

nina lodge

nina lodge

Kevin Flowers

Kevin Flowers

Sarah Flowers

Sarah Flowers