85-Year-Old Great-Grandmother Climbs Kilimanjaro, Possibly Sets World Record

At 85 years young, an Arizona great-grandmother has scaled Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest peak in Africa and the tallest freestanding mountain in the world.

Anne Lorimore completed the climb with her niece and nephew despite contracting the flu on day four of the eight-day trip in Tanzania, Phoenix’s KTVK reports.

“I’ve wanted to do it for a long time,” Lorimore told Arizona’s ABC 15 before the climb. “My niece and nephew were doing it, and I said, ‘Please, I want to go,’ and they said yes. So I put it down on my bucket list read more >>>

Source : HuffingtonPost.Com

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