Dozens of lifts and 2,700 miles later, they arrived tired, but satisfied in the warm). Like true heroes, they were welcomed in the provincial domain Puyenbroeck, where they will be met by their friends from ‘Down the road’. But on the stage was the biggest surprise waiting for them: the mother of Kevin, in her hands a cheque with the amount that the action of Down-the snow has brought.
2.700 km lifts from the coldest to the warmest place in Europe: that was the goal of the Dieter and Kevin. Tonight is this dream truly fulfilled. With a whopping 102.645 euro on the counter, and is Down-the snow has become greater than Dieter Coppens and Kevin had ever hoped for. “We had never expected that we will have Down the snow so much money would be picked up! We hope so to make a difference for people with down's Syndrome and cancer,” says Dieter Coppens.