CairnGorm in Kilts
$516.20 raised of $4,554.67 target
$516.20 raised so far
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Here's What CairnGorm Mountain is Planning ............. tell your friends, pass the link on or come and take part. But most importantly make a donation. All donations go to Maggie's Highlands who provide support to cancer victims and their relaatives.World Record Attempt
“CairnGorm in Kilts”CairnGorm Mountain is attempting to set a world record for the largest number of kilted skiers/snowboarders skiing down a piste at once. The attempt will take place on Saturday 6 March at 11am and all money raised will be split between Maggie’s Highland and the Badenoch & Strathspey Schools Skiing Programme.
We are aiming to have 600 kilted skiers and snowboarders ski and board in a single consecutive line from the Ptarmigan Top Station at CairnGorm Mountain all the way down to car park level.Ian Whitaker, Chief Executive at CairnGorm Mountain said:
“Snow conditions this winter are so fantastic at CairnGorm Mountain that staff wanted to celebrate the skiing from top to bottom in a memorable way that would also involve the public. So far this year we have held two torch light descents but the “CairnGorm in Kilts” world record attempt would be unique to Scotland and Scottish Skiing. We hope that our customers will embrace the fun and also know that they are raising money for two great local causes.”Participants should be competent intermediate / advanced skiers or snowboarders capable of skiing slowly and steadily from the top station down the Traverse, Coire Cas, Zig Zags and the lower slopes without stopping. (World record attempts require the line to be consecutive and a moving single line.)
To register your skiing or snowboard participation please go to the CairnGorm Web site and sign up using this link http://purchase.tickets.com/buy/TicketPurchase?agency-CAIRNGORM&organ_val=24897&schedule=list&event_val=KILTDonations only can be made on this just for giving page.
In the event of poor weather on the 6 March the attempt will be made on Sunday 7 March (and again finally on the 13 March). Full updates and details will be posted on the CairnGorm Mountain web site at www.cairngormmountain.orgENDS
Charity Registration No. SC024414
People with cancer need places like these. Located in the grounds of major NHS cancer hospitals, Maggie's Centres are places that can give the extra emotional, practical and social support that people with cancer need. Please visit www.maggiescentres.org for more information.
Great day on Cairngorm! Hope you reach your target.
Donation by Cliff Godley on 31/03/10
A great day; great atmosphere. I hope they organize this event again next year
Donation by finlay clark on 22/03/10
+ £39.49 Gift Aid
Hope you get the full £3,000.00 quickly
Donation by Sandra Baker on 13/03/10
+ £7.05 Gift Aid
Thanks to all organisers. My 8 yearold son took part and had a fantastic experience skiing in his kilt. Hope you reach your target.
Donation by Heather Robb on 08/03/10
+ £1.41 Gift Aid
Wish I could have got the time off work to watch all the skiers in kilts.
Donation by Lee Ellershaw on 08/03/10
+ £1.41 Gift Aid
Thanks to Cairngorm Mountain for organising a great event, glad to take part, hope to break the record next year !
Donation by Ross Livingstone on 08/03/10
+ £14.10 Gift Aid
Absolutely fabulous day. Was given this £5 by someone who wished they'd taken part. Hope this is going to be an annual event. Keep skiing Scotland!
Donation by Mgt on 07/03/10
+ £1.41 Gift Aid
You are all mad but I can't wait to see the photos!! Good luck and I hope it's not too windy on the day! LOL
Donation by DoricQuine on 02/03/10
+ £2.82 Gift Aid
- * Online donations$516.20
- Offline donations$0.00
- Text donations$0.00
- Total raised$516.20
- Gift Aid$102.77
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