Category Archives: Fundraising

Donations, fundraising events

Donation from Fat Face

Donation from Fat Face

Kendal MRT would like to thank the Kendal branch of Fat Face. They have been raising funds for the team and events included an expedition carried out by Steve, Kirsten and Jess. Team chairman Dave was more than happy to visit the branch and receive the cheque.

Staveley Trail Race

Staveley Trail Race

The team were once again proud to support and provide marshalls for the Staveley round of the Lakeland Trails (sting in the tail) Race this weekend. The weather added to the challenge, but ensured a good turnout of supporters and a carnival atmosphere at the finish   Continue Reading

The Great Gig with Northern Sky

Last Friday’s gig raised £1041 for the team. The event was sponsored jointly by Harrison Drury and Armistead Barnett. We would like to thank the team at www.harrison-drury.com for choosing us as their charity of the year and, of course, the brilliant Northern Sky for a great evening. Continue Reading

Rescue Round 2 Success

Rescue Round 2 Success

An amazing weekend for the team. Rescue Round 2 was completed in under 44hrs by Dave and Kath. They visited all the bases within the Lakes in a continuous loop. In between they Kayaked Ullswater, Bassenthwaite and Coniston. Ran over Helvellyn & Scafell Pike. Biked up Honister, across Birker fell just to mention a few.… Continue Reading

Rescue Round is Back!

Rescue Round is Back!

Rescue Round is Back, only bigger and badder. Team Leader Dave and Deputy Team Leader Kath with the support of all at Kendal Mountain Search and Rescue Team are attempting the ultra Bimble, Bike & Boat trip. In 2012 they managed to navigate the teams boundary in 24hrs, this year its slightly more challenging… Starting… Continue Reading

Wheels appeal update

We would like to thank Don Shore, a founder member of the Kendal based “bootboys” walking group. Don, decided that to celebrate his 70th birthday he would organise a fundrasing walk with his group and with monies raised donated to the team. He visited our base and handed over a cheque to Team leader Dave… Continue Reading

Wheels Appeal 2017

The team are launching our “Wheels Appeal 2017”. We are in the process of fundraising for a new control vehicle to replace our current Mobile 2. The new vehicle will be designed to meet the changes in technology and how we, as a team, can adapt our role within Mountain Rescue to assist the Emergency… Continue Reading

Kentmere Trail Race

Today we provided marshals and team support at the Kentmere Trail race. A big congratulations to all the runners who took part, the team really appreciated your “thankyous” as you ran past their marshalling posts. Continue Reading

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