The MCG Group’s Three Peaks Challenge
- MCG HQ
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On 2nd July 2021, The MCG Group are attempting the National 3 Peaks Challenge - hoping to raise as much as possible for our chosen charity Mind!
The National Three Peaks Challenge involves climbing the three highest peaks of Scotland, England and Wales within 24 hours.
Seventeen of our team members will be taking on a total walking distance of 23 miles (37km) and the total ascent is 3064 metres (10,052ft) - twice the ascent of the Yorkshire Three Peaks, over a similar total walking distance. The total driving distance is 462 miles.
The three peaks are:
Mind is a fantastic charity that offers support and advice to those experiencing mental health issues. They also campaign to improve services, raise awareness and promote understanding of mental health. For more information on the great work they do visit: https://www.mind.org.uk/
We kindly ask that you help us in reaching our goal of £5,000. Thanks in advance for your donation, no matter how big or small.
Donate now: https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/mcg-group
Our 'Peaky Minders': Andrew Robertson, Andrew Walsh, Brian McBrearty, Chris Hall, Colette Caldwell, Colm McGinley, Dan Moss, Dan Ruscoe, Grant Henderson, Hollie Murtagh, Kelly Ross, Lukasz Kondratowicz, Marcus Higginbottom, Niamh Mulchrone, Nigel Wharton and Orien Mojdeh.
Some of our Peaky Minders on a training walk in The Chilterns: