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KILIMANJARO 911

KILIMANJARO 911

It came as no surprise when we encountered the climber in distress, even though he was not their client, our Tusker guides rushed to his aid without hesitation, like the true professionals they are.

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MY TOP 10 TIPS FOR KILIMANJARO

By on November 24, 2014 in Tusker Alumni Category with 0 Comments
MY TOP 10 TIPS FOR KILIMANJARO

Aloise Price climbed Kilimanjaro with her son in September 2014. Here’s her insider tips that helped them reach the top.

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THE KILIMANJARO TONTINE

THE KILIMANJARO TONTINE

In 2001 on Tusker’s first charity climb, eight acquaintances became life-long friends and hatched a plan involving a really good, and really big bottle of Cognac.

‘The Kilimanjaro Tontine’ came out this year and 7 glasses were poured.

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TEARS AND TRIUMPH ATOP KILIMANJARO

TEARS AND TRIUMPH ATOP KILIMANJARO

I thought about my dad. I imagined what our conversation would have been like had he still been alive. The stories I would share with him of Kilimanjaro – of how 25 of us came together in an attempt to make a difference in the lives of all Canadians.

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A LIFE CHALLENGE

By on March 25, 2014 in Tusker Alumni Category
A LIFE CHALLENGE

An hour or so into the climb, I noticed I was breathing hard and I was falling further behind.

The climb became silent and serious.

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