Hlas Podcast: Marengo's Jen Loeb on climbing Mount Everest

Jen Loeb of Marengo, who climbed to the summit of Mount Everest  last month and became what is believed to be the first female from Iowa to do so, guests on the latest Mike Hlas Podcast.

Jen discusses how she got to the point where she felt able to climb Everest, how much time and planning it took, and the amazing climb itself.

The Hlas Podcast is sponsored by FRYfest, which will be Sept. 2 at the Coralville Marriott.



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