Tom Crean Endurance Weekend begins with wreath-laying ceremony

The Tom Crean Endurance Walk Weekend began with a moving ceremony this evening as members of the Crean family and famous female current day explorers gathered together to lay a wreath at the statue of Tom Crean.

 

Present were Clare O Leary : the first Irish woman to climb Mount Everest and complete the seven highest summits on seven continents.  Jan Meek: Arctic explorer and Europe’s only triple Guinness World Record holder and Aileen Crean O Brien, granddaughter of Tom Crean.