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Arnette Climbs Carstensz Pyramid

Mountaineer notches peak in Oceania

Alan Arnette summited Indonesia's Carstensz Pyramid over the weekend, completing one of the most technically challenging climbs of the Seven Summits in his bid to raise $1 million for Alzheimer's research. Arnette, a retired product developer at HP, began the 7 Summits Climb for Alzheimer's in November of 2010, shortly after his mother's death from the disease. The remaining mountain on Arnette's list is Alaska's Mount McKinley.

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