Jaco van GASS

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Birthdate 1986-08-20
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Style Jaco van Gass, Esq
Career paratrooper Parachute Regt 2007-09; Walking With The Wounded 2010-12: successfully trekked unsupported to the Geographical North Pole, summited Gran Paradiso Italian Alps (4061m), summited Manaslu Nepal (8164m, 8th highest peak in the world), summited Lobuche Nepal (6119m), Everest summit attempt camp 3 South Col (7470m), a major participant in events raising over £1.5m for charity, conducted Alpine and Arctic trg for various expeditions in France, Italy and Norway; other achievements incl: represented Br Army in downhill Alpine ski racing with the Combined Services Disabled Ski Team (CSDST) 2010 and 2011, successful world record trek unsupported to Geographical North Pole 2011 (Harry's Arctic Heroes), record holder for first disabled South African to summit Mt Manaslu (8164m, 8th highest peak in the world) 2011, successfully completed Safaricom marathon Kenya, Marine Corps marathon (with 35lb Bergen) Washington DC and NY marathon raising thousands of pounds in aid of charity, completed UK Ironman 2012, successful summit of Mt McKinley (20320 feet) 2013 (became one of 25 out of 1000 climbers to climb from 14000 feet all the way to the summit in one day); Olympic torchbearer 2012; memb GB Paralympic Cycling Devpt Team preparing for Rio 2016; memb Advsy Bd Endeavour Fund lead by Fndn of Prince William and Prince Harry 2012; Sun Milly Award 2012
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