Oti Mabuse, Rylan Clark, and Emma Willis are climbing Cairn Gorm for this 12 months’s Huge Red Nose Day Problem, nonetheless how tall is the Scottish mountain?
Since Red Nose Day shifted to an annual occasion in 2021, Comic Reduction has wished to enlist additional celebs than ever to take part inside the charity challenges. Every 12 months, the charity has recruited celebrities to bear awe-inspiring bodily challenges. From Jordan North’s row from London to Burnley stretching 100 miles to Arielle Free’s 50-hour Tour De Dance cycle, there have been pretty only a few spectacular feats pulled off inside the set up of charity.
This 12 months’s Huge Red Nose Day Problem sees three TV favorites take care of one totally different spectacular downside: a climb of Scotland’s Cairn Gorm Mountain.
Oti, Rylan, and Emma take care of Cairn Gorm for Red Nose Day
Over 4 brutal days and three icy nights, Oti Mabuse, Rylan Clark, and Emma Willis trekked all via the Scottish Highlands. They trekked between Braemar and Cairn Gorm to attain the summit of Cairn Gorm Mountain.
The trio noticed harmful native climate circumstances delay their ascent to the summit by a day, nonetheless they successfully reached the highest by Saturday, February 11.
They endured 70mph winds and freezing temperatures on the ascent, all to boost cash for Comic Reduction. You may nonetheless donate through Comic Reduction’s web site on-line to assist Oti, Rylan, and Emma attain their fundraising intention.
How tall is Cairn Gorm Mountain?
The summit of Cairn Gorm Mountain is 4,085ft (1,245m) above sea diploma. This courses the mountain as a Munro, a time interval for a Scottish mountain with an elevation of higher than 3,000ft (914m).
Cairn Gorm is the fourth-highest mountain in Scotland and the sixth-highest mountain inside the British Isles. Ben Nevis is the biggest mountain in each Scotland and all of Britain. It stands at 4,413ft (1345m).
Cairn Gorm is a well-liked climb with seasoned mountaineers and walkers, though for these new to the prepare, it poses a critical downside.
‘The toughest problem I’ve ever taken on’
Final month, Oti, Emma, and Rylan took on the Huge Red Nose Day Problem climbing Cairn Gorm Mountain. They documented the full journey, together with the native climate hiccough which noticed them delay their ascent by a day.
After the climb, all three posted concerning the difficulties they confronted in making it to the highest. “Undoubtedly the hardest problem I’ve ever taken on however for an amazing trigger,” Oti Mabuse wrote concerning the downside.
A TV crew adopted the trio to the highest and a documentary about their downside airs on Tuesday, March 14. It may very well be accessible to have a look at on BBC One at 9pm GMT and on iPlayer.
Watch the Red Nose Day 2023 occasion this Friday, March 17 on BBC One