Sweet Success

WRITEN BY Benjamin Tamblyn | 23 Feb 2016

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This is the look of elated exhaustion that comes from the completion of an immense challenge. Despite the gnawing blisters and sore muscles, this brave Odyssey student was determined to summit Bali’s Mt. Kintamani volcano. Although this was her very first climbing experience, those steep rocky slopes did not keep her away. Her determination was awe-inspiring as she proceeded to hike onwards and upwards…

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The sunrise view from the volcano summit was certainly a significant reward for her efforts, yet the most powerful reward rested in the self-acknowledgment of her own strength and perseverance as she completed her first ever mountain climb!