ChallengeMD! is a two part challenge – raising funds for muscular dystrophy, and a physical challenge overseas. To date, MDA has received over 1 Million Dollars in fundraising for MD research.
ChallengeMD! 2009 Nepal saw 16 Trekkers scale the dizzy heights of Nepal trekking in arduous conditions to an elevation of 4,600 meters. No mean feat at all!
Full details of the Trek are being compiled at present and in the mean time, several photos have been provided to offer some insight into the event.
Before we head off on the first day of trekking.
Start Point on map.
End Point – Destination.
The narrow roads claimed victim on the first morning.
The narrow track.
First view of our intended destination.
One of many suspension bridges encountered.
One of many rivers crossed.
Our breakfast kitchen.
Monkey makes new friends with Teddy.
Destination getting closer.
Nice hot shower.
Frozen River crossing
Hayley finds sharing the track can be dangerous!!
Pic says it all.
The 4,000+ Club