Congratulations to Aaron and his team of climbers made it to the top of Mount Kilimanjaro! The mobile signal was not conducive for them sending updates though, so check out this post for Aaron’s video diary.
Wheelchair Climb of Mt Kilimanjaro
Friday 20th – Saturday 21st May – Aaron and team make it to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro!
#joyous #celebration There’s no feeling quite like accomplishing a challenge you’ve set for yourself. Way to go Aaron Phipps! You climbed Mount Kilimanjaro! What a wonderful way to return to camp post-climb
Day 4 “summit night” for the #MountKilimanjaro team
Day 3 for #paralympian Aaron Phipps and his team climbing #MountKilimanjaro
Day 2 of climbing Mount Kilimanjaro with Paralympian, Aaron Phipps.
Aaron and his team of climbers made it to the top of Mount Kilimanjaro! The mobile signal was not conducive for them sending updates though, so we will begin sharing Aaron’s video diary with you now.
Thursday 19th May 2016 – Aaron and his team arrive at base camp – 4675m
Tuesday 17th May 2016 – Day 3 of acclimatisation hike up to 3600m
Monday 16th May 2016 – Daily Video Update
Sunday 15th May 2016 – Daily Video Update
Saturday 14th May 2016 – Quick explore of the hotel grounds & JustGiving page raising money for the Meningitis Research Foundation & Shaw Trust is just short of £20,000
Friday 13th May 2016 – The team have arrived in Arusha, Tanzania
First week Altitude Training on Mont Blanc (The highest mountain in the Alps)
Check Aaron’s Mont Blanc Video Diaries
Day 5 – Mont Blanc
Day 3 – Mont Blanc
Thinking the season for snow was behind us? Not for Paralympian, Aaron Phipps! Today was the third day of altitude training on Mont Blanc before trekking up Mt. Kilimanjaro next week. Please show your support in Aaron’s climb by following along with us as he sends updates on his progress. All the best, Aaron!!
Day 2 – Mont Blanc
Check out Aaron Phipps video diary from his second day of altitude training at Mont Blanc in preparation for Kilimanjaro next week!
Day 1 – Mont Blanc