Our Everest

The iconic trek to Everest Base Camp is 130km long.

This January, you’ll have 31 days to walk your own 130km expedition.

Are you up for the challenge?

Sign up

Asthma UK and the British Lung Foundation are joining forces this New Year to fight for the 1 in 5 people with lung disease in the UK.

After the struggles of 2020, we’ve got a massive mountain to overcome to keep providing our essential services. People with lung disease need us now more than ever.

2021 is going to be Our Everest – but with your support, we know we can conquer this challenge.

How can you help? Sign up to Our Everest!

In January 2021, you'll have 31 days to walk 130km. That's the same distance as the iconic Everest Base Camp trek. Complete your distance and raise as much as you can to support our vital work!

until the expedition is complete

Steps to success

1. Sign up!

It’s free, there’s a fundraising page ready with your name on it. Just choose if you’re fundraising for the British Lung Foundation or Asthma UK.

2. Set your target

There’s no minimum sponsorship, but £100 gets you a limited-edition medal.

3. Shout about it

Share your page and get those donations rolling in #OurEverest

4. Track your progress

Strava, Fitbit, manually – however you want. Start your challenge on New Year’s Day

Raised so far

£154,777

Our goal

£170,000

KMs logged

50,879

Ready to start your journey?

No trip to Nepal or ice axe required! Take on Our Everest in a park, in your local streets or in your own home – the choice is yours. It’s free to sign up and raising £100 will earn you a bespoke medal.

£100 could fund a day of breakthrough research into lung disease

Got any questions? Find the answers in our FAQs

Meet Team Everest

Need a New Year’s resolution? How about bringing us another step closer to a world without lung disease. Join #OurEverest and you can make it happen!