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Mountain Madness

Friday, February 15, 2013

Reporter: Allison Langdon
Producer: Nick Greenaway

The wonder of extreme adventure is, you never know how things will turn out.

By its very nature, it involves pushing the limits of human endeavour and demands a bit of good luck.

Australia's Adrian McRae thought he'd dreamt up the ultimate adventure, to paraglide off the roof of Africa.

Hundreds of daredevils joined his incredible quest up Mount Kilimanjaro.

But as Allison Langdon discovered, none of them could know what the mountain had in store.

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