This blog was written by Sam Lord who led a team up Mount Kenya in July 2019.
Wow wow wow, my love for Kenya after conquering its mountain is sky-high and it’s one I’ll treasure forever!!
When I first signed up to be a Team Leader, it was mainly to test myself both mentally and physically and having something to tick off my bucket list. Having come down the other side of the mountain, I have gained much more than just a tick off that list.
Having not met the other fellow Dig Deep members from other Universities before the trip I was not expecting to make so many great friends on the trek. Having to share EVERY moment together only brought us closer together and was a great ice breaker, especially when sharing an 18 bed dorm with one toilet…