Dylan is Climbing Mont Blanc for Kesho

 

Fifteen-year-old Dylan Berenson wants to be a mountain guide. What better way to raise money for KESHO UK than by climbing Mont Blanc! Dylan and his Dad, Oren, will be tackling the highest peak in the Alps during the last week of July 2013.

The Surrey based adventurers will take on the Gouter route, which includes crossing the Grand Couloir, a crevasse notorious for rock fall. Scaling the heights of Mont Blanc requires good acclimatisation and physical fitness, and Dylan and Oren will be climbing daily to adjust to the conditions before attempting the summit. Both are looking forward to the final ascent, a spectacular, snow-covered climb to the pinnacle at 4808 metres – a long way away from studying for GCSE’s!

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Training

 


West Face of Tryfan - March 31st, 2013

Messages of Support



7th July 2013 - Rand Winch
Good luck.

3rd July 2013 - Karen
Good luck Oren and Dylan. Take care and I hope you raise lots of money.

19th June 2013 - Simone, Richard, Arthur, Ilana and Ronit
Dear Dylan and Oren
What a wonderful opportunity for you both and Kesho. We wish you well and hope you have fun, stay safe and enjoy your climb and time together. What a wonderful endeavour. We are so happy to support Kesho through this.

18th June 2013 - Kate Noakes
Good luck and thanks so much for supporting Kesho.

 

Donations received up to 11th July 2013 - £264.00