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BG 3 Peaks' fundraising page

1 team member

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

Team story

[lt]p style="text-align: center;"[gt][lt]img src="https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-9hd1uVliSDs/U017RPkpSUI/AAAAAAAADHg/Ao6ENhnMzMQ/w529-h368-no/3+Peaks+Logo+1.jpg" alt="BG 3 Peaks 2014" width="350" height="243" /[gt][/p][lt]p style="text-align: center;"[gt][lt]img title="DHL" src="https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/1glUMgHfRoz7o2reUOB_9iu6G3h7Bd5k_ac9W_gV-ww=w357-h207-p-no" alt="DHL" width="100" height="58" /[gt][/p][p][/p][p]Hi, thanks for visiting our page. [/p][p]On June 27th - a team of keen trekkers from British Gypsum are attempting to complete the national 3 Peaks Challenge.[/p][p]This involves climbing Britain's three highest peaks - Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon...all within 24 hours or less.[/p][p]Here are some key facts & figures:[lt]br /[gt][b]Total distance walked[/b] = 26 miles (42km)[lt]br /[gt][b]Total distance travelled[/b] = 478 miles (769km)[lt]br /[gt][b]Total ascent[/b] = 22,356 feet (3,407m)[/p][p][b]Ben Nevis[/b] (1,344 m or 4,409 ft), the highest mountain in Scotland[lt]br /[gt][b]Scafell Pike[/b] (978 m or 3,209 ft), the highest mountain in England[lt]br /[gt][b]Snowdon[/b] / (1,085 m or 3,560 ft), the highest mountain in Wales[/p][p][i][span=text-decoration: underline;]--A note from our MD-- [/span][/i][/p][p]“We have accepted a challenge to complete the tough National 3 Peaks (Ben Nevis, Scafell, Snowdon) within 24 hours, traveling over 478 miles, climbing and descending over 22,000 feet, in aid of 2 very important charities.[/p][p]The charities this money will be raised are really quite dear to us all:[/p][p][span=color: #339966;]Macmillan Cancer Support do a marvellous job caring for people with cancer, whilst giving support to their families too. They have been a great help to many of our friends and family making their last few days more comfortable and supporting us all.[/span][/p][p][span=color: #ff0000;]CRASH is the construction industry’s official charity for the homeless. Supporting the building of hostels, homes, and training and rehabilitation facilities, CRASH helps homeless people back into mainstream society and back into work. British Gypsum is an active Patron of CRASH, and already donate building materials for many of their projects.[/span][/p][p]Thank you for your generous support, it will make the blisters worthwhile!”[/p][p]Mike Chaldecott[/p]

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Personal Challenge Date

27 Jun 2014


Aug 30, 2014

Andrew MacGregor

Cash donations for Andy MacGregor - thanks to everyone who donated!


Aug 4, 2014


£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Jul 23, 2014

A W Lumb


Jul 10, 2014

P Sowerby

Well done from all at Kirkby Thore

£606.00 plus £151.50 Gift Aid

Jul 4, 2014

Sam Bucknall

Well done all!

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Jul 3, 2014


On behalf of Glen Coleman (East Leake)


Jun 27, 2014


Loads of luck Ian - which part are you wearing the kilt?!

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Jun 27, 2014

Michelle Woodward

Good luck everyone!!

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Jun 27, 2014


Good luck to you all on a very tough challenge, but for a worthy cause.

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Jun 27, 2014

Ingrid Haraldsson

Hope it's going well and you don't get too wet. Well done, keep going!!!

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Andrew MacGregor

Andrew MacGregor