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Mark Starling - Summit Mount Everest 2017

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Mark Starling

Im a very proud Everest Summiteer after climbing to the top of the world reaching my goal on the 16th May 2017.

Raising money for
The Kier Foundation

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We would like you to donate to our chosen charities; Kier Foundation & The COINS Foundation.
As a proud Kier Construction Chartered Safety Professional working in Central London I manage high risk construction safety.

I am a keen extreme sports enthusiast and in my spare time I have been completing the world's toughest endurance races as part of a lifelong ambition. I aim to complete the worlds seven tallest summits!

In the past some of the races I have successfully finished;

  • The Marathon Des Sables
  • The race to the North Pole on ski's
  • The Devizes to Westminster international canoe race

And now I can add I'm an Everest Summiter as from the 16th May 2017

Event details

Summit of Mount Everest

On the 16th May 2017, I Summitted Mount Everest from the North Face with my Sherpa Purba, words are not enough to describe the satisfaction of achieving my life time goal, along the way raising this money for my chosen charities. Standing on top of the world, looking around is by far the best feeling ever, it's a feeling that will remain with me forever, I'm an Everest Summiter, thats super cool.

I do have frostbite on my right big toe, it's healing well and I will make a full recovery, but it does hurt, a small price to pay for my summit.

Thank you to all those who given towards our charities, when all the money's in I hope to have raised over £40,000 which is huge!

Event date

02-April-2017 18:00  - 
16-May-2018 12:00

Event type

Overseas challenge

Event is completed


Good Luck from Northeast Demolition UK LTD
Donation by Anonymous
on 21-03-2017
£125.00 gift aid
Good luck from all at Relabond Ltd
Donation by Relabond
on 20-03-2017
£0.00 gift aid
Mark very best wishes to you for success on this great expedition and a safe return.. You can do it!
Donation by Pat Glynn
on 16-03-2017
£25.00 gift aid
Good Luck from all at A&B Decorators
Donation by A&B Decorators
on 15-03-2017
£0.00 gift aid
Mark ~ Good Luck, Watch out for the winds of Asia.
Donation by Eddie Austin
on 14-03-2017
£6.25 gift aid
Good Luck
Donation by Martin Hodges
on 14-03-2017
£5.00 gift aid
Good Luck and enjoy!!!
Donation by Louisa
on 24-02-2017
£7.50 gift aid
Good luck Mark! All the best.
Donation by Jon Barras
on 15-02-2017
£0.00 gift aid
Good luck!
Donation by Emma F
on 14-02-2017
£1.25 gift aid
Good luck Mark
Donation by Mark Pausey
on 14-02-2017
£7.50 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £11,023.71
Offline Donations: £26,500.00
Total Raised: £37,523.71
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £38,279.64

Donations closed

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