David Adams and guide dog Jimbo to reach height of Mt Everest

(21 July 2021 12:00 am)

David and Jimbo together on a bench with David smiling and waving at the camera

David Adams and guide dog Jimbo to reach height of Mt Everest

Their fundraising trek began on March 1st, has now reached 25,477 feet, and will achieve the 29,032-foot height of Mt Everest on David's 78th birthday, Sunday, August 8th. 


Join David at the summit -- in-person 

Come to Priors Marston, if you can, to celebrate the final ascent at a Sunday lunch picnic at the top of Marston Hill, featuring charity stands, food and drink stalls and music.  Meet David outside Marston Grange at 12:00 to make the last climb with him or meet at the top of the hill at 12:30. The map shows when and where to meet and where to park.

Please tell JudithJAdams@gmail.com the number of people attending.

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Join David at the summit -- virtually

We plan to live stream the event from12:15 to 12:45 BST and will announce the link as soon as it is available.


Donate to the charities David is supporting
If you haven't donated yet, why not do it now to motivate David for the finish?
The button below takes you to the Virgin Giving website.  It is in British pounds but will accept payment cards in other currencies and convert to pounds.  £10 = approximately $US14 or €12

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•    European Guide Dog Federation supports over 30,000 people in Europe with guide or assistance dogs.
•    MND Association focuses on improving access to care, research and campaigning for those people living with MND, also known as ALS.  David's son Simon died of MND 10 years ago as have quite a few residents of Priors Marston.
•    Warwickshire Association for the Blind was established in 1911.  Now known as Warwickshire Vision Support, it helps over 20,000 people in the county who are blind or sight impaired.

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