Health & Medicine

October 15, 2012

Virginia climber is an 11-year-old rock star

Like a graceful tree frog, Arabella Jariel clings to the climbing wall and pulls herself up, up, up with astonishing ease and speed. For spring break this year, she and her parents traveled to Kentucky to climb in the Red River Gorge. "I loved the fresh air," she says. "And I love how kids and adults can climb together. It's a very social sport."

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