Climbed for Kidney Cancer

We hope someday, every mountain, hill, crag, face, chimney, ice tower, waterfall, aid route, etc will be climbed for kidney cancer.  In the mean time, here are just a few.

 

Ayers Rock (Uluru), Australia

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Devils Tower,  Wyoming

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Photo by Frank Sanders

Meet Leigh Laslee.   Climber, guide, father, and martial artist.  He has summited Devil’s Tower at least once a month for 50 straight months!!

For his 50th climb he donned some Climb 4 Kidney Cancer Gear and made it to the top

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Leigh is geared up, chalked up and ready to Climb 4 Kidney Cancer–Devil’s Tower 50 months in a row!

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Devils Tower Summit Log-Now with 3 Climbers for Kidney Cancer in the book

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It feels good to be on the top while bringing attention to a great cause.

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You almost can’t tell there are 800 feet cliffs surrounding the relatively flat top of Devils Tower

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Thanks Leigh, what a record! Keep Climbing 4 Kidney Cancer

 

Devils Tower 9/6/2014 by C4KC Team

Diamond Head, Oahu, Hawaii (Le’ahi)

This iconic crater formed by a volcanic eruption years ago is one of Hawaii’s most recognized views and was climbed 4 kidney cancer in Nov 2014

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IMG_2851 Climbers 4 Kidney Cancer Lisa, Chris and Saundra Weight. Diamond Head 2014

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Sunrise over Diamond Head from Waikiki Beach

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Yoga for kidney cancer? Lisa Weight

 

Diamond Head

Panorama from the top of Diamond Head, looking towards Waikiki and Pearl Harbor

Grand Canyon, Arizona, Rim-to-Rim-to-Rim

This classic climb is 24 miles and includes over 10,000 feet of elevation change.  You have to start by climbing down and then climbing back up.  Completed in Fall of 2014 by Climb 4 Kidney Cancer Supporter and Medical Oncologist Dr. Greg Chipman.

The Grand Canyon

The Grand Canyon

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Half Dome, Yosemite National Park, California, United States

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Half Dome from Washburn Point

Don't look at this one if you are a mother!

Don’t look at this one if you are a mother!

Visor with the valley floor far below.  The air is clean, the wind cool, there is no noise!  The battle against gravity was hard, but the view is worth it.

Half Dome Visor with the valley floor 5000 feet below. The air is clean, the wind cool, there is no noise! The battle against gravity was hard, but the view is worth it.

That little ledge is about the width of a dime.

That little ledge he is standing on is about the width of a dime.

Mt. Kilimanjaro (Uhuru Peak), Tanzania, Africa

Francesca Monn, Climbed Africa's Highest Peak #C4KC

Francesca Monn (far left), Climbed Africa’s Highest Peak #C4KC

 Mt. Kosciuszko, Snowy Mountains, Australia

Rams Head Peak, just to the south of Mt Kosciuszko.

Rams Head Peak, just to the south of Mt Kosciuszko.

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Graham Clayton, 18 months after treatment for Kidney Cancer on the way up Kosciusko

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On top of the Australian World for Kidney Cancer

Yokahu Tower, El Yunque National Forrest, Puerto Rico

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Yokahu Tower, Puerto Rico

 

Isaac Palma, up the 95 steps to the top of the tower

Isaac Palma, up the 95 steps to the top of the tower

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