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STEPSsister Cheryl Howard starts her climb in Uganda

STEPSsister Cheryl Howard begins her epic climb of the Rwenzori Mountains to raise funds and awareness for STEPS on 6 June 2015. The range is approximately 100km long and 50km wide, the highest point being Margherita Peak (the one Cheryl plans to summit), which stands at 5 111 metres. Read more about this mammoth undertaking and what [...]

By |June 2nd, 2015|Events|0 Comments

STEPSsister Cheryl Howard to climb Rwenzori Mountains for STEPS

Stanley Peak Last year, Cheryl Howard summited Mount Elbrus – the highest mountain in Russia – to raise funds and awareness for STEPS. Impressive? We certainly thought so! What’s more impressive is that she’s off to do it again – but this time in Africa, on the border of Uganda and Democratic Republic [...]

By |June 2nd, 2015|News|1 Comment

STEPSsister Cheryl Howard summits Mount Elbrus in Russia

We planned to summit on Wednesday 16 July. We had spent the morning learning how to fall down the mountain slope headfirst, sideways and backwards, while remembering to keep the legs up so not as to let the crampons dig in and keeping the ice axe at such an angle so not as to stab [...]

By |August 12th, 2014|News|0 Comments