CHECK trekkers on the trail

C.H.E.K Trek Report: Day 2

January 27, 2010

Photo: Phil Chester Today is the second day of the climb for the C.H.E.K Institute trekkers. They are headed out of the rain forest and up to 12,000′  where the landscape will change dramatically; they’ll trek through tall grasses, heather and volcanic rock to their next camp. The weather on Kili is cooperating (they expect a very…

CHEK, CAF, and Overstock support Challenged Athletes Climb Kili

Challenged Athletes Climb Kili

January 21, 2010

..a partnership with the C.H.E.K Institute to lead two challenged athletes, Erica Davis and Tara Butcher, to the top of Mt. Kilimanjaro. If Erica makes it, she will be the first female paraplegic to reach the summit…