‘Make the extraordinary, ordinary!’ That was the message Collegiate parent Mr John Zeckendorf delivered at our Middle and Senior School Assembly today. John has completed an amazing Seven Summits adventure, reaching the peaks of the highest mountain on each continent. John’s adventure began in 2010 and most recently he become the first Tasmanian to summit Mt Everest. John spoke to the girls about the importance determination, patience and persistence and had everyone on the edge of their seats. You can listen to a brief overview in the clip below.
There is more good news to follow as the Collegiate Parents and Friends’ Association are delighted to be hosting an evening with John on Monday 30 October from 5.30pm to 7.00pm. Come along and hear John speak about his remarkable achievements and the skills he used to get himself to the top of the world. Tickets can be booked now via trybooking.com/RFRC