An estate agent in Prestwich has agreed to take on climbing Mount Kilimanjaro. Caroline Sherwin who’s Director of Lettings at Summermere letting agents will be taking on the ultimate hike up Kilimanjaro with her friend Sue Waxman.

Caroline Training Before Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro
Caroline Training For Her Hike Up Mount Kilimanjaro

The decision to climb Kilimanjaro came after Caroline wanted to take her walking passion to the next level. Since then, Caroline and Sue have been carrying out intensive training for over a year, walking 149 of the 215 Wainwright walks in the UK and plans to complete the other 66 before setting to Tanzania to complete the hike up the mountain. As well as this, Caroline and Sue have had to carry out weight training and weekly sessions of “Luvcycle”, combining arm weights with cycling and mad music!

Caroline Walking In The Lake District Before Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro
Caroline Walking In The Lake District

Caroline and Sue aren’t climbing Mount Kilimanjaro for nothing either they’ll be raising funds for Breast Cancer Care. Breast Cancer Care continually offer support to people affected by breast cancer. With 58,000 people being diagnosed each year, support for the charity is in vital need. Caroline explains on her fundraising page how the disease could affect anyone and wanted to show her support for a charity doing such vital work. If you’d like to donate towards Breast Cancer Care and support Caroline and Sue before they set off on their quest to climb Mount Kilimanjaro on the 28th June 2018, please click here. So far the pair have raised an incredible £5,200!