Hawaii Pacific Health Hosts Event with Only Blind Man to Climb Mount Everest

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Erik Weihenmayer is not only a celebrated athlete, author and filmmaker, he is the only blind man to ever climb Mount Everest. Weihenmayer will be at a free event hosted by Hawaii Pacific Health next weekend. Here on Sunrise to talk about this exciting opportunity to hear Weihenmayer speak is the President and CEO of HPH.

President and CEO, Ray Vara, is close friends with Erik and talks about the inspirational story guests can expect to hear next Saturday.

Hawaii Pacific Health Hosts the No Barriers Life event with Erik Weihenmayer next Saturday October 18 at 1 p.m. inside the Stan Sheriff Center. This is a free event open to the community.

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