Ms Bax on one of her previous climbs
Before having a kidney and pancreas transplant, Danielle Bax had battled typeone diabetes for most of her life and had endured two-and-a-half years of kidney dialysis.
But thanks to the generosity of an 18-year-old boy who passed away, and his family, the mother-of-one was able to receive a double transplant eight years ago.
This relieved her of having to constantly monitor her diabetes and opened up the world of travelling and extreme challenges.
Ms Bax, 52, said: "Ever since then [her transplant] I've tried to do something to live life and acknowledge that now I can do things." Continue reading