Martina's Kilimanjaro trip still a success

Updated: December 13, 2010, 5:58 PM ET
By Johnette Howard | ESPN.com

The snow and sleet were unexpectedly pelting down, and the surprised porters, saying they had never seen conditions this bad this time of year on Mount Kilimanjaro (Africa's highest peak), sent a few men down to get more gloves and warm clothing for the hiking group that Martina Navratilova was leading to help raise money for youth sports projects in Africa. But even by Day 3 -- the halfway point of the climb -- the weather and persistent fog limited visibility to just a few yards, forcing Navratilova's ...

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