Donations to Philip Goodeve-Docker's fundraising page have exceeded £6, 500 in memory of the adventurer who died during an expedition over the Greenland ice caps.
So far the group, made up of Philip, Roan Hackney and Andy Norman, have reached 162% of their target. Click here to donate through their JustGiving page.
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