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£700raised of £20,000 target by 27 supporters

    Weʼve raised £700 to Fund essential training expeditions

    Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    Funded on Friday, 29th December 2017

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    My name is Ryan Hume, currently I am 16 years old and my ultimate goal Is to be the youngest Scot to climb Mount Everest. The highest mountain in the world.

    My dream started after my expedition to Greenland as part of the 2016 team with the Polar Academy. The aim of the Polar Academy is to inspire and give confidence to young individuals such as myself that didn't have that confidence or drive to achieve what I want to achieve in life. This experience has shown me that anything is possible when you put your mind to it and with the right people backing you (hint hint). Also in order to give back to the Polar Academy I will be donating 5% of the total amount raised, which if the goal is reached will be £1000.

    You may recall my article in The Sunday Post where the headline confirmed my fear of heights. Well, in order to combat this I will be doing a skydive in St Andrews on the 5th November.

    My challenges for this year don't stop there, I will also be taking part in Pedal for Scotland in less than 2 weeks, which is a 46 mile cycle from Glasgow to Edinburgh.

    The funds raised will go toward essential high altitude training expeditions which must be completed before my attempt of Everest, which will be booked to take place in Nepal and South America.



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    • Peter Farrelly

      Peter Farrelly

      Dec 21, 2017

      Get in there big man!


    • Emma Middlemass

      Emma Middlemass

      Nov 24, 2017

      What an amazing ambition to have!! I’m sure with your (and your mums) determination you will definitely achieve it!! Good Luck Ryan!!


    • Marie Cameron

      Marie Cameron

      Nov 22, 2017

      Good luck Ryan!!


    • Craig Coomber

      Craig Coomber

      Nov 5, 2017


    • Craig Mathieson

      Craig Mathieson

      Nov 5, 2017

      Well done on the Skydrive...keep going Ryan, you will get there.


    • margaret welsh

      margaret welsh

      Nov 5, 2017

      Good luck Ryan xx


    • Amanda Shades Mackenzie

      Amanda Shades Mackenzie

      Nov 5, 2017


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