Climbers in the News

Climbers in the News

2013

From cancer, to a crash, to the top of Alaska
The Herald, May 24, 2013
Profiles Snohomish County Superior Court Judge Marybeth Dingledy and her Denali Climb to Fight Breast Cancer expedition.

The next thing I remember is waking up in an ambulance
KOMO-TV, May 13, 2013
Profiles Snohomish County Superior Court Judge Marybeth Dingledy.

Mile-High Love (PDF)
The Concrete Herald,
February 2013
Profiles Sahara Suval’s bid to climb Mount Baker as part of the Climb to Fight Breast Cancer. 

Scaling world's highest peaks to fight cancer (PDF)
The Chronicle
of Glens Falls, NY January 24, 2013
Profiles Climb to Fight Breast Cancer veteran Laurie Normandeau.

Mountain-climbing judge's biggest molehill: Fighting cancer
The Herald, January 6, 2013
Profiles Snohomish County Superior Court Judge Marybeth Dingledy’s participation in the Climb and her ordeal with breast cancer.

South Whidbey Sports Review 2012
South Whidbey Record, January 1, 2013
Notes the Climb fundraising campaigns and excursions of islanders Chris Kesler and Mary Lou Harris.

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2012

Climb for Cancer
SeattlePI.com, March 1, 2012
Profiles Climb participant Ryan Tuttle

Climbing for a Cause
Smithtown Matters, March 15, 2012
Profiles Climb participants Jason and Brian Maloney

Marysville man climbing for a cause
Everett Herald, March 16, 2012
Profiles Climb participant Travis Kay

Midland native set to climb Mount Kilimanjaro to raise money for breast cancer awareness
Midland News, March 23, 2012
Profiles Climb participant Andrea Towlerton

Jobs, genetics won't stop her from climbing
Everett Herald, January 29, 2012
Profiles Climb participant Marybeth Dingledy

Members make a climb to raise money for the fight against breast cancer
Bellevue Club Reflections, January 2012
 

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2011

Climbers conquer prominent peaks and raise more than $500,000 to fight breast cancer
Puget Sound Business Journal, Sept. 9, 2011
Columnist Patti Payne profiles the 2011 Climb to Fight Breast Cancer

Newport RI native climbs Mt. Kilimanjaro for cancer research
The Providence Examiner, July 19, 2011
Profiles Climb to Fight Breast Cancer participant Brett Wagenbach

It's such a great thing to be with fellow cancer survivors
KOMO-TV, June 13, 2011
Anchor/reporter Denise Whitaker reports on a trio of fellow Climb to Fight Breast Cancer participants

Two Burien residents to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro to fight breast cancer
B-Town Blog, May 11, 2011
Climbers Carol Roll and Jameson Dowell train and fundraise for the Climb to Fight Breast Cancer

Wayne coach climbing for a cause
NorthJersey.com, April 7, 2011
Quotes Climb to Fight Breast Cancer participant Chris Awad

Fencing coach to climb for cancer
USfencing.org, March 23, 2011
Climb to Fight Breast Cancer participant Chris Awad trains for Mount Olympus

Mountaineers gather in Forks to prepare for fundraising climb
Penninsula Daily News, July 14, 2011

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2010

Scaling mountains to cure cancer
The Salt Lake Tribune, December 22, 2010
Profiles participant Michael Heathfield

Going to extremes for a great cause
Quest online, Fall 2010
Profiles participant Sarah Olson

I think it will be very emotional
KOMO 4 news, August 2, 2010
Profiles participant Sandra Wilson

Taking on a mountain in the battle against breast cancer
KOMO 4 news, May 25, 2010
Mt Shasta account from Komo 4's Denise Whitaker

Bothell's Olson is set to climb Mt. McKinley for cancer-research fund-raiser
Bothell Reporter, May 3, 2010
Profiles participant Sarah Olson

Climbing to fight breast cancer: Redmond residents seek donation for charity mountain climbs
Redmond Reporter, March 23, 2010
Profiles participants Carol Roll, Donita Phipps and Rebecca Lashley

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2009

Making the climb for a good cause
Covington Reporter, August 31, 2009
Profiles participants John Carlson, John Kelly, Pedro and Laura Celis

A whole world down below
Quest, Fall 2009
Profiles participants Barbara Gregory and Lynn Lippert

Ballard newlyweds reach top to fight breast cancer
The Ballard-News Tribune, August 5, 2009
Profiles participants Lauren Kisser and Barry Fuchs

On top of the world
The Gresham Outlook, August 4, 2009
Profiles participant Lynn Lippert

Rifle mountaineer summits Mount Baker at last
Post Independent, August 3, 2009
Profiles participant Tim Danley

Ballard residents climb to fight breast cancer
The Ballard-News Tribune, June 24, 2009
Profiles participants Lauren Kisser and Barry Fuchs

 

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2008

KOMO-TV's Denise Whitaker shares photos and highlights of her "Volcanoes of Mexico" Climb to Fight Breast Cancer film
KOMO-TV, Seattle, Wash.

Hazen graduate raises $6,500 to honor friend. A climb to fight breast cancer
Renton Reporter
Story about Rainier/Emmons climber Gary Fergus

Cause worth trek to summit
Seattle Post-Intelligencer
Story on Kilimanjaro climbers, the Burrows family

Climbing high for a cause
Bellevue Reporter (An accompanying broadcast commentary from Carlson ran seven times on radio station KVI-AM.)
Opinion piece from Rainier climber (and local celeb/talk show host) John Carlson

Climber raises money for breast cancer research
Sammamish Review
Article on Rainier climber Melinda Gage

The summit of cancer fight - BK native conquers Mt. Hood
YourNabe.com, Bay Ridge Courier News
Article on Mt. Hood climber Robin Schoenfeld

Scaling heights to fight cancer
LaCanadaOnline.com
Article on Mt. Hood climbers, Mike Leum, Dr. John Rodarte, Robert Sheedy, Lyle Koegler and Dr. Keith Serxner

Climbing to complete a promise
Profiles Baker second-time climbers Tim Danley and Ken Eckstein

 

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