Four hiking pals are taking on a huge challenge of all challenges to raise funds for armagh special Olympics swimming club.
Carolyn mckinney Co Armagh
John finnegan Co Leitrim
Ben Scott Co Wicklow
One driver Brendan Barrett Co Galway
32 counties. 26 mountains.
Roughly 1800km,/30 hours of driving
10,000m elevation gain. ( climbing total for Everest is 6000m)
Roughly 160km of hiking,/50 hours
Starting point is Donegal 12pm Friday 8th of april errigal... with first mountain mweelrea at 4.00am Saturday 10th...
With Monday finishing at some point with errigal mountain.
The gang have completed this challenge last year with a time of 87 hours so want to get a better time while raising funds for a worthy cause and have been training since August.
They are hoping to get it done in well under 80 hours, hopefully over 3 days With non stop no sleeping just driving and hiking.