Plebes No More: Naval Academy Freshmen Climb Herndon MonumentIt's an annual rite of passage at the U.S. Naval Academy: the Herndon climb. Hundreds of plebes scramble to climb a greased up monument to replace a freshman's hat with a midshipman's hat.
Old Foot Injury Prevents Ray Lewis From Climbing Mount KilimanjaroHe reached the top of the mountain in the NFL, but an old foot injury will prevent Ray Lewis from reaching the top of Mount Kilimanjaro.
Oklahoman Completes Herndon Monument ClimbIn the four years they spend at the Naval Academy, midshipmen not only get a great education but they are immersed in centuries of ritual and tradition.
National Cathedral Opens Tower For 1 Day ClimbWashington National Cathedral is opening its central tower, which sustained significant damage during last year's August earthquake, for one day to visitors.