A dual New Zealander and Australian, Chris is the first New Zealand woman to reach the summit of the highest mountains on each of the 7 continents (Kozzie and Carstensz list) and 4th and 1st Australian woman to do the same, respectively. Chris' journey continues as she travels to different parts of the world to pursue her climbing passion.
AdventurerQuick ... name the highest peak on each of the 7 continents ... Mount Everest, Aconcagua, Denali, Kilimanjaro, Elbrus, Vinson Massif and Kosciuszko.
Read about my adventures climbing the world's highest mountains
NewsRead about my latest climbing adventures and the cool things I get up to. For climbers, adventurers, and to those interested in what it takes. Read more about my adventures
Speaker + MotivatorWhen not up a mountain I work as a public speaker and motivator. Whether for conferences, corporate events, large or small groups, I'll help get the best from your audience.
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BookMy new book, The Power in Girls, is well advanced and will be released soon. A portion of all profits will go to charitable causes I support. Learn more about The Power in Girls
MediaHumans are natural explorers. Being one of the fortunate few who get to climb the world's highest mountains means that I'm able to share my experiences and the many lessons learnt along the way. Me in the media
PhilanthropistBecoming the first New Zealand woman to climb the highest mountains of each of the 7 continents is a very significant and rewarding challenge. I'm privileged that I can give back to the community.
Read about the charitable causes that I actively support