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Why I climb

Updated: 2011-05-09 17:15

By Feng Xin (

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They are between 16 and 18 years old. They were born 4,000 meters (13,000 feet) above sea level. They have outstanding stamina. And they will be challenging some of the world’s highest mountains. China Daily’s multimedia reporter Feng Xin takes you to meet a number of young climbers in Tibet.

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Producer: Flora Yue



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