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Jessica Biel Makes It to the Top of Mt. Kilimanjaro

When Jessica Biel sets her mind to a goal, nothing gets in her way. Here's another reason she's the fittest celeb of 2009 — today the 27-year-old actress reached the top of Mt. Kilimanjaro, the highest peak on the African continent at 19,341 feet. She began the climb on Jan. 7, in the hopes of raising money and bringing awareness to the growing need for clean drinking water worldwide. The expedition was known as Summit on the Summit, and Jessica was joined by other notables such as actor Emile Hirsch, actress Isabel Lucas, and musician Lupe Fiasco.

The grueling hike was expected to last a week, but it looks like they made it a couple days ahead of schedule. Congrats to Jessica and the entire crew!

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july99 july99 7 years
Congrats annaerkul !! I can't stand Jessica and everybody that did that event should get credit.
starbucks2 starbucks2 7 years
Congrats Anna! I really dislike Biel but you gotta give credit where credít it due. For accomplishing her goal as well as raising awareness! Oh and I love the outfit she's wearing in that picture!
syako syako 7 years
I love hiking! It's such a rewarding sport. Congrats to Jessica and to you anna. :)
runningesq runningesq 7 years
very cool annaerkul ! :)
any any 7 years
woa great! hey annaerkul congrats!
a1stbornunicorn a1stbornunicorn 7 years
That's so awesome, Biel is a badass. You too annaerkul! (extra points for you bc 07/02 is my bday ;p)
tarabara1229 tarabara1229 7 years
Congrats on your summit annaerkul!
thehabra thehabra 7 years
I went there this summer,and we summited on July 2'nd. But I highly doubt they made it "a couple days ahead of schedule. The trips are always very carefully planned (and you have to register how long you'll be staying on the mountain to the park authorities)it's not like you can set up camp just anywhere, or do two days worth of walking in one day. Besides, most of the routes are 5 nights/6 days anyway.
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