Three Donegal sportsmen are putting the finishing touches to their preparations to climb the equivalent distance of Mount Everest this weekend (June 5-7th).
Aaron Kyles, Kevin McBrearty and James McGrory are going to climb Carnaween in Letterbarrow 20 times this coming weekend.. They’re doing to fundraise for eight-month Olivia Mulhern (or Livie) who was recently diagnosed with Spinal Muscular Atrophy, and who needs vital and costly medical treatment in the US.
So, the three lads have set up a gofundme page and have spent the past few weeks training for theiir Everest Climb for Oliva.
They’ll camp out on the mountain too on Friday and Saturay night.
The trio spoke to Ocean FM Sport’s Austin O’Callaghan: