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Feel Good Story of the Week: First Climber with Down Syndrome Reaches Mount Everest Base Camp

26th March, 2013

[Source:  Special Ed Post]
A teen from Bend, Oregon made the history books by becoming the first person with Down syndrome to climb to the base camp of Mount Everest.
Eli Reimer, 15, and his father arrived at Los Angeles International Airport to find a crowd of supporters waiting for him Tuesday night. The two returned to the states from Nepal after a successful mission to raise money and awareness for disabled children.
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