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Emma Kelty Ski solo to the South Pole in aid of Cystic Fibrosis Trust

Skiing solo to the South Pole and back for Cystic Fibrosis Trust because we need to find a cure

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Cystic Fibrosis Trust

We work throughout the UK with one mission to beat cystic fibrosis for good

Charity Registration No. 1079049 (England and Wales) & SC040196 (Scotland)

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Hello,

Thank you for reaching my fundraising page and as you are here, you probably know that I am just about to embark on my biggest challenge to date....

...A 1460 mile solo ski to the South Pole and back in aid of Teach Africa and Cystic Fibrosis. 

With temperatures reaching -50 and beyond and a solitary existence for nearly 3 months, this will be the ultimate challenge. 

So how do you train for something like this? Well, I am currently hiking and biking across the Uk from Landsend to John O Groats and have other 'training grounds' marked out upon my return. 

If you are interested in my progress please look me up on emmakelty.blogspot.com and/or emma tamsin kelty1 on face-book. 

I am supporting two charities for this adventure:

 a) Cystic fibrosis - because its a condition that's so common unyet there isn't a cure - yet. With your donation, it will fund much needed research. If together we can reach the £75000 mark, it will provide training for a much needed specialist consultant. 

b) Teach Africa - becuase through funding secondary education places, girls can educate themselves out of the slums, become role models and see beyond their 25th birthday. 

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