Elphin man in fundraising Mount Everest project


Ryan Duarte from Elphin recently completed a fundraising climb to Mount Everest Base Camp in aid of the Meningitis Research Foundation. 

  Ryan is pictured with his best friend Eoin Commins and two local Sherpas at the base camp on the day of completing the trek. 

  Elphin Karate Club, instructors and students have offered their congratulations to Ryan, an instructor with the club.

  “This was a great undertaking for all concerned and on behalf of Ryan, the club would like to say a huge thanks to everyone who supported him in his fundraising campaign for this very worthy cause”.