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Going out on a limb

Lessons on climbing trees provide women with a workout for the body and soul

By Rob Shikina

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jun 30, 2014

Sixty-two-year-old Laurie Carlson let go of the ban­yan tree and dangled by a rope about 40 feet above ground. Minutes later, graduate student Laura Mo walked on a branch dozens of feet in the air — feeling, in her words, like a "monkey."

Sixty-two-year-old Laurie Carlson let go of the ban­yan tree and dangled by a rope about 40 feet above ground.

Minutes later, graduate student Laura Mo walked on a branch dozens of feet in the air — feeling, in her words, like a "monkey." Login for more...



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