Brian McLaughlin is endeavouring the cycle the height of Mount Everest on his mountain bike.
Brian, whose eldest on attends Alphabet, explained: “I will attempt to complete this in one day reaching a total elevation of 8,849m. The challenge will likely take between 24-36 hours with the aim to complete within the 24-hour period.
“This will be my biggest challenge to date that I will have attempted and really hope to complete. All funds raised are in aid of Alphabet our local community playgroup. Alphabet has an amazing community I hope this challenge can help assist in the growth of the group.
Brian, is carrying out the challenge at Rostrevor, Co Down, where he is expected to be joined by a number of supporters for completion of the task.
To make a donation visit go to https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/brian-mclaughlin-995