|Goderich med student tackles Mongolia for charity||18 May 2012||
Two months from now, Goderich's Grant Dawson will strap himself in for a 16,000-km adventure.
The 22-year-old, who is studying medicine in Ireland, and two friends are taking part in the Mongolia Charity Rally.
Pooling their money, the trio bought a nine-year-old patient transfer vehicle that comes with a wheelchair ramp and a winch to bring up the wheelchair.
They'll be driving it across 17 countries, through rough roads, deserts, mountain ranges and across strange borders as they make their way to Mongolia.
The six-week journey begins July 7 in London, England.
Dawson said he got involved when a friend approached him with the idea. read more »