Paul Deegan in Everest
The expedition advisor for Glenn's 2003 expedition is
about to launch his own bid to reach the roof of the world.
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Glenn is now offering a range of lectures and presentations.
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The team have returned safely
to the UK after successfully reaching Everest Base Camp. More
photos are now in the gallery. Press release coming soon.
Limited edition copies of
selected Everest expedition images are now for sale.
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Glenn Shaw Everest 2003 Nominated
Outward Bound Trust
Glenn has suffered from birth with a bone condition commonly known
as 'Brittle Bones' and has been confined to a wheelchair all of
his life. He knows that even a simple fall could cripple him for
life or kill him outright.
more about Glenn
The aim of the expedition is for the team to assist Glenn in achieving
his ambition of climbing to Base Camp situated at 5500m (18,000ft)
on the North Face of Mount Everest in Tibet.
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Glenn will attempt to wheel himself to the Base Camp with the aid
of his unique Swiss-built 'Everest Wheelchair' which has been constructed
by Invacare/Küschall to Glenn's specifications.
more about the
Everest Chair >