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Teen With Down Syndrome Makes Mount Everest History (Video)

Eli Reimer, 15, Makes History on Mount Everest — Watch His Family's Video From the Trek!

After a year of training, Eli Reimer made the long journey from his hometown of Bend, OR, to Nepal to climb his way to Mt. Everest's Southern basecamp. Ten grueling days later, the teen not only realized his dream, but also became the first person with Down syndrome to ever achieve the goal. Watch our video to see the Reimer family's footage of the moment Eli and his father, Justin, made it to their destination . . . and to hear what Justin told us is next for this inspiring family!

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