Are you ready for the adventure of a lifetime? And the opportunity to help save the lives of a few amazing children? Well, get ready, your time has come!
Join us for a challenge you’ll remember forever. We will climb the tallest peak in all of Africa and all for MendingKids.org, an organization that provides life saving surgery to children who might otherwise perish. It is Mt Kilimanjaro and it’s peak is 19,341 ft (5895m) above sea level.
We will embark on a 6 night / 7 day trek of the Machame Route. Ted will be our leader from the West and will provide a training program to help us all be in the proper shape for the climb. While most people understand that Kilimanjaro is the easiest of the 7 Summits, it is still one of, if not the most difficult thing, you will do in your life.
This is a “Climb for a Cause” so if you’re ready for the adventure, as a group, we’re going to raise $50,000 to save some lives! We plan on being a small group of 8-12 people, so we’re asking each participant to commit to raising $5000 as part of our adventure together.
Upon our arrival into Arusha on June 13, we will make last minute preparations and have our debrief. June 14-20 we will be on the mountain. Each day will be 6-9hrs of hiking except for Summit Day which is about 22hrs of hiking over a 36hr period. Again, not for the faint of heart, but rest assured, if you’re able bodied, you can do it. There have been men and women in their 80’s as well as kids as young as 8 and 9yrs old making it to Uhuru Peak.
Take a look below and reserve your spot now! This retreat will sell out.
$4500 Early bird price (If paid in full by May 1, 2022)
$5000 Regular price (If paid in full after May 1, 2022)
$2000 Non-refundable deposit (Pay this to reserve your spot!)
$2500 Balance if you paid the deposit (If paid in full by May 1, 2022)
$3000 Balance if you paid the deposit (If paid in full after May 1, 2022)
All Yoga sessions.
All Guiding Hikes.
All Park permits
Hotel for the night before the climb
Hotel the night after the climb.
Daily meals & snacks
All the smiles you can handle!
An amazing group of new friends.
Some fun surprises!!!
RETREAT DOES NOT INCLUDE:
Airfare, meals not on itinerary (though most are), equipment expenses (i.e. sun hat, sunscreen, backpacks, hiking shoes, all hiking gear, etc.) any unforeseen expenses.
You must provide a negative Covid test within 72 hours of the retreat in order to participate. If something happens and you cannot provide those items, your retreat cost will be refunded. Your airfare, lodging, equipment, lift tickets, and any other expenses will be your own responsibility.
Hope to see you there!!!!
Ted McDonald (teddymcdonald.com) is a wellness expert, endurance athlete, speaker and coach. He’s been guiding people to become better versions of themselves for over two decades. From Tom Petty to Tour de France cyclists, from stressed out moms to stressed out executives, he continues to help a wide range of humans transform their lives and become happier, healthier and more fulfilled beings.
As a speaker, Ted shares the knowledge he’s gained from his experiences. Whether it’s a mindfulness talk about bringing more presence and awareness into your life or his nutrition talk about reversing his diagnosis of insulin resistance, he also shares stories of breakthrough during his endurance events like the Ironman triathlon, Leadville and as an Adventure Racer. A wealth of knowledge, he can inspire your team to reach higher levels at home, at work, and in the world.
Ted also founded a boutique travel company, Adventure Yoga Retreats, where he guides people around the world in a healthy way while contributing to less fortunate communities. He’s lead groups to India, Africa, Peru, Fiji, Costa Rica, Chile, Italy, France, and so many more places. He also founded 5 point yoga, the premiere yoga studio in Malibu, California. Ted co-created P90X:2 and P90X:3 yoga routines, as well as, Beachbody’s 3 Week Yoga Retreat, of which an informercial is currently airing on televisions across the US and Canada. He is a legacy ambassador for lululemon and a featured teacher on BeachbodyOnDemand, Curious, and YogaVibes.
Ted recently launched Conscious Endurance, a community of people looking to live a healthy vibrant 100+ years. He also continues to work with the corporate world and companies such as lululemon, Jessica Alba’s Honest Co., Dun & Bradstreet, Kuvera Partners, Drobny Capital, Clocktower Group, BOND Capital and more.
He practices what he preaches and competes in marathons, triathlons, and trail races. He has completed the famed Leadville 100 mountain bike race multiple times and ran the 4 day Inca trail in under 8 hours, and completed the Mont Tremblant Ironman.
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