John Francis is best known as a “planet walker” – a term he uses to describe his advocacy on behalf of the environment.
"It's not the mountain that we conquer but ourselves."
Matthew Henson was the first African American to reach the geographic North Pole.
Boston is a mountaineer who plans to summit the highest mountains on each continent.
Philip Henderson is a dedicated outdoor sports professional.
Major Taylor was the second African American to win a world championship in any sport.
Strength, bravery, and a sense of humor characterize this scuba diver, trekker, pilot, and skier.