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Let Lee’s Summit North freshman Isaac McBurney tell you about finding ‘your Everest’

Erik Weihenmayer has long been an idol for LSR7’s Isaac McBurney.

But though the Lee’s Summit North freshman once won an award named after Weinhenmayer at an Alpha Point summer camp for kids with visual impairments, Isaac assumed the first blind man to summit Mount Everest would be someone he continued to admire from afar.

Then, Isaac’s parents sat him on the couch and gave him an incredible surprise.

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