PLAYING THE HIGHEST GAMES OF RUGBY IN HISTORY

THE LMAX EXCHANGE EVEREST RUGBY CHALLENGE

24 days,
6,400 metres,
£200,000.

The LMAX Exchange Everest Rugby Challenge took place across 24 days (13 April to 6 May 2019) and saw the group battle acclimatisation and heights of 6,400 metres to play the highest game of full contact rugby and the highest game of mixed rugby in history – all in support of Wooden Spoon.

The challenge aimed to raise more than £200,000, and how so far raised in excess of £250,000 and counting! The money raised will go towards funding life-changing projects supporting children and young people with disabilities or facing disadvantage across the UK and Ireland.

Your support helps children throughout the UK achieve their Everest.

Team Captains

LEE MEARS
OLLIE PHILLIPS
SHANE WILLIAMS MBE
TAMARA TAYLOR

Challengers

DAVID FENTON
GRAHAM ALLEN
HUW LOUGHER
JON INGARFIELD
JUDE MCKELVEY
MARK DEAN
MATT MITCHELL
MILES HAYWARD
SIMON WRIGHT
ROBIN CALLAWAY
PAUL WATKINS
PAUL JORDAN
ROGER DAVIES
JOHN CURTIS
VIV WORRALL
MATT FRANKLIN
JEFFREY BRODERICK
MARK ACKRED
JESS CHEESMAN
LESLEY DAVIES
NICK STEVENSON
BEN HARVEY
JAMES O’MALLEY