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Susan and Phil Ershler

Global Media Coverage for Susan & Phil Ershler

This considerable achievement of earning a world record and making history as a couple led to global media coverage by hundreds of media outlets including Good Morning America, CNN, the Today Show and The New York Times.

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"The first couple ever to scale all Seven Summits, and they saved the toughest one for last: Mt. Everest... Made History!"

Diane Sawyer, GMA

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“Greeted by hugs and kisses, Susan and Phil Ershler returned from one of the most difficult challenges of their lives, that was reaching the top of Mt. Everest…”

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“The Ershlers became the First husband and wife team to climb earths tallest Seven Summits. Together, they stood on the top of the world…”

Lester Holt, Today Show

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“Another accomplishment they share alone, they are the First husband and wife team to conquer the highest mountains on each of the Seven Continents…”

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"Surmounting Everest's 29,035 feet remains one of the great mythic achievements, an undisputable display of skill and courage against ice and rock, bottomless chasms, body-numbing temperatures and tent-shredding winds, all in an oxygen-deprived danger zone. Ms. Ershler worked hard to get there."

Alex Ward, The New York Times

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“Phil and Susan Ershler became the First Married Couple to climb the highest peaks on each of the seven continents together and they join us by phone this morning from Mt. Everest on their way down…”

Fredricka Whitfield, CNN
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