8-year-old to climb Mount Kilimanjaro to cure Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.
Help him raise $19,341 Ì¢âÂÛÏ a dollar for every foot he will climb
NEWPORT BEACH, CA, MAY 22, 2012: Eight-year-old Tyler ArmstrongÌ¢âÂã¢s goal is to become the second youngest person ever to summit Mt. Kilimanjaro. Tyler, of Yorba Linda, Calif., is climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro to raise awareness and funds to find a cure for Duchenne muscular dystrophy. He already set a record as the youngest person to climb Mt. Whitney in California in a single day Ì¢âÂÛÏ the highest peak in the contiguous United States. While Tyler takes on the physical challenge of the climb from June 25 – July 2, 2012, he challenges others to donate a dollar to CureDuchenne for every foot he climbs.