Champion’s champion prepares to soar for charity

Published:  09 September, 2016

Kraig Seymour, yard sales manager of the new Weybridge Champion Timber branch is readying himself for his second and final charity fundraising challenge of the summer.

Mr Seymour recently completed a 100-metre abseil down the Spinnaker Tower in Portsmouth.

His next challenge is a 10,000ft sky dive at the GOskydive centre in Salisbury, on 22 September.

Mr Seymour has chosen to fundraise for local cause Shooting Star Chase. This children’s hospice charity cares for babies, children and young people with life-limiting conditions, and their families.

Commenting on his up and coming challenge, Mr Seymour, said: “I’m more excited than nervous at the moment. However, I’m sure that once I’m 10,000ft up in the air, my feelings will change! It’s great that my family will be there to support me, the kids help me to put on a brave face no matter how I’m feeling and I hope everyone gets behind me and sponsors whatever they can for this great cause.”

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