Lewis is a 15 year old competitive swimmer who also has a passion for the outdoors, running and hiking. Over the past few years, along with his father (now the designate driver for the challenge), he has done expeditions that covered the Pen-y-Fan horseshoe trek in the Brecon Beacons, Cader Idris Mid Wales, Snowdon and the Glyders in Snowdonia and the peaks of the Lake District. Lewis will attempt a solo challenge of the National Three Peaks.Fundraising page
Why am I doing this ?, My Gran has been fighting the effects dementia for a few years and is now in the advanced stages of Alzheimer's. This is devastating to see Gran suffer along with the effects it has on everyone around her. I really would like to do something to help with the ongoing fight against dementia. Alzheimer's Research UK Our vision is a world where people are free from the fear, harm and heartbreak of dementia. We are the UK's leading dementia research charity, dedicated to causes, diagnosis, prevention, treatment and cure. Backed by our passionate scientists and supporters, we’re challenging the way people think about dementia, uniting the big thinkers in the field and funding the innovative science that will deliver a cure.Charity website
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The National Three Peaks Challenge takes in the highest mountains in Scotland, England and Wales, often in 24 hours.