WELL DONE TO IAIN ABERDEEN COMLETING THE MARATHON DES SABLES FOR CHARITY
Newcastle Fencing Club coach Iain Aberdeen completed the huge challenge and completed the equivalent of 5 marathons in hot dessart in the Marathon des Sables on Friday 11th April.
Iain took up this the Sahara desert challenge is in aid of two North East based charities: the Children’s Heart Unit at the Freeman and Newcastle Fencing and Sports Trust.
This has been over a year in the planning, requiring intense training to attempt one of the hardest foot races in the world!
You can donate through the just giving page www.justgiving.com/desert2014 or by texting “SAND10 £amount to 70070