From the 12th July ten men and women with MS will be undertaking a seven day climb to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro. Along with four Parkinson’s disease (PD) patients and 15 other climbing companions including MS and PD experts and other specialists, they will attempt to scale the 5894 metre high mountain by the 19th July. The climb which is entitled “Leap of Faith Adventure” has been organised by Lori Schneider, the first person in the world with MS to reach the summit of Mount Everest, as well as to complete the “Seven Summits”  and who also makes up one of the climbing party. Technical support comes from “Empowerment through adventure” and you can follow the progress of the climb on their website…