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Emma Tamsin Kelty Solo expedition to the South Pole in aid of Teach Africa

I am skiing solo to the South Pole and back for Teach Africa because Through education whole communities are changed

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Teach Africa

We sponsor kids from the Nairobi slums to support them through their education

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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 1400 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) 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. 

 B) 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.

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Thank you for your donation,

Emma Tamsin Kelty

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