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[p]Fresh from conquering the 4,550m summit of Ras Dashen in 2019, quadruple amputee Alex Lewis, project founder David Collinson and the rest of the Wild Wheelchairs team will be undertaking their next expedition in 2021 - The Gobi 500! Alex will aim to handcycle over 500km through the Gobi Desert and the Mongolian plans over 10 days in July 2021. This incredible adventure will only be be made possible through the University of Southampton students and staff building an all new, solar powered, desert ready handcycle capable of being powered, driven and steered by Alex. We are raising money for the Murray Parish Trust, which is dedicated to improving the emergency treatment of children suffering from trauma, illness and injury across the South of England[/p]
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Personal Challenge Date

08 Jul 2021


Feb 16, 2021

Kate Thomas

Good luck! What a great cause

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

Feb 15, 2021


£100.00 plus £25.00 Gift Aid

Feb 2, 2021


£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

Jan 25, 2021

John McIntosh

Very best of luck @ The Gobi 500 :-)


Jan 25, 2021


£250.00 plus £62.50 Gift Aid

Jan 23, 2021

Lorna Noble

Good luck to Alex, David and the team! An amazing challenge.

£100.00 plus £25.00 Gift Aid

Jan 22, 2021


£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Jan 21, 2021

The Dunlops

With very best wishes Alex for your “adventure”. Great support David and team. Jonathan and Vicki

£100.00 plus £25.00 Gift Aid

Jan 21, 2021

Martin McCluney Chair Cruwys Global Trust

All strength to you Alex, congratulations, David, on your inspiring commitment to this cause and my tribute to the Southampton staff and students for their engineering creativity.

£100.00 plus £25.00 Gift Aid

Jan 20, 2021

Keith Lawrence

David & Team, Wow. That looks like an epic adventure/challenge. Hopefully the travel restriction gods play ball! Chapeau!

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid