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Erica Davis First Female Paraplegic to Summit Kilimanjaro

In January of 2010, the C.H.E.K Institute teamed up with the Challenged Athletes Foundation, and

- Erica Davis of Carlsbad - Photo courtesy of Derek Gates

many other key sponsors to help assist the first female paraplegic athlete to the summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, Africa.  On Sunday, January 31st, 2010, at approximately 5:30 PM, Erica Davis, a paraplegic since 2005, along with Tara Butcher, an amputee below the left-knee, reached the summit.

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