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Holly talks to RNZ's Jesse Mulligan about Te Ara

What does it take to go from having no alpine training or mountain climbing experience, to actually climbing Mt Everest? Holly Beckham of Ngāpuhi and Ngāti Rangi is on a journey to find out. She's under the mentorship of Lydia Bradey, the first woman and New Zealander to summit Everest without oxygen, to train for the big ascent. Their first step to achieving the big goal was climbing Tititea Mt Aspiring. Holly Beckham talks to Jesse about her goal and the training she has to get through to achieve it... Listen to the interview here.


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