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Britain’s Fittest Farmer choose completes ‘monumental’ rope climb for FCN

Britain’s Fittest Farmer choose and farming health guru Tom Kemp has accomplished a gruelling 20-hour rope climb to lift funds for the Farming Group Community (FCN).

Finishing the problem from his household’s farm in Essex, Tom scaled a 10m rope suspended from a telehandler a complete of 693 occasions over a 20-hour interval, which equates to a peak of 4,100m.

Whereas he fell in need of Everest’s 8,849m peak, Tom’s climb was the equal to 5 occasions the peak of the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, the world’s tallest constructing.

See additionally: Britain’s Fittest Farmer 2023: Devon qualifiers present sturdy efficiency

Britain's Fittest Farmer judge Tom Kemp climbing a 10m rope suspended from a telehandler

© Tim Murch

Tom mentioned: “I’m extremely humbled and grateful for the chance to have taken on this monumental rope-climbing problem in assist of FCN.

“The bodily and psychological calls for had been immense, however the unwavering assist I acquired from the farming neighborhood and past stored me going.

 “It serves as an emblem of the resilience and dedication that farmers embody on a regular basis.”

Tom’s fundraiser has to this point collected greater than £1,300. To make additional donations, go to Fundraiser by Tom Kemp: 4100m Rope Climb (

Enter the Britain’s Fittest Farmer competitors

There’s nonetheless loads of time to enter this yr’s Britain’s Fittest Farmer competitors forward of the subsequent qualifier rounds on the Lincolnshire and Royal Highland Present. 

To enter, go to the web site and inform us the way you keep mentally and bodily match on the farm. 



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