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Personal trainer George Pearse’s 27-hour ‘PT-athon’ for Trekstock culminates in London Fields bootcamp

PUBLISHED: 11:30 19 July 2017 | UPDATED: 12:46 19 July 2017

George Pearse who wants to climb Kilimanjaro to raise funds for Trekstock

George Pearse who wants to climb Kilimanjaro to raise funds for Trekstock

George Pearse who wants to climb Kilimanjaro to raise funds for Trekstock

A personal trainer is running a free boot camp on Saturday in London Fields to raise money for a cancer charity.

George Pearse from Fresh Fit London is asking for donations for the session to put towards the £4,000 he needs to climb Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania next month for Trekstock.

The charity supports young adults with cancer.

The class will be the culmination of a 27-hour “PT-athon”, which starts on Friday at 8am and will see George tutoring 24 clients.

George, 30, whose studio is in Broadway Market, said: “Trekstock is a small charity with huge heart and I wanted to do some fundraising on a bigger scale for them. When the opportunity to climb a mountain cropped up, I jumped at it.

“I guess I feel ready for the prospect of seven days climbing now, especially knowing it’s for such a good cause.”

The bootcamp starts at 10am by the tennis courts at the top of London Fields.


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