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Re: [IP] Student will scale peak to send diabetes message, do research

Natalie and anyone who might have been online with the "realtime"
Everest climb,

Might we know the Climber from Spain?  (Ernesto?)

Jim S.
email @ redacted

email @ redacted wrote:
> FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 16 NOVEMBER 2000Contact: David Williamson
> <<A HREF="mailto:email @ redacted"><email @ redacted</A>
> 919-962-8596
> <<A HREF="http://www.unc.edu/"><University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill</A> Student will scale peak to send
> diabetes message, do research CHAPEL HILL -- On Jeremy Ackerman's 15th

> ......he says. Group members traveling to Argentina represent a variety of
> mountaineering skill levels, according to Ackerman."A few are like me with a
> limited amount of experience. Others are very experienced mountaineers, like
> the director of the group and another climber from Spain," he says. "That's
> why there will be two teams heading up the mountain -- the 'summiting' group
> doing a challenging technical climb and the less experienced 'trekking' group
> following a non-technical route supporting the other climbers and the
> research effort.What members have in common is their understanding of their
> disease, Ackerman says. "Most of us are aware that you can do just about


> carrying your hopes and dreams with us," he adds.
> ###
> <For more information, call Ackerman at (919) 967-2146 or e-mail him at <A HREF="mailto:email @ redacted">
> <email @ redacted</A><. The project's Web address is <A HREF="http://www.idea2000.org/"><www.idea2000.org</A>. Contact:
> <David Williamson, (919) 962-8596. <A HREF="http://www.eurekalert.org/cgi/users/toc"><Back to EurekAlert!</A>
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