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Don’t Look Down: An Adventurous Life with MS

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Don’t Look Down is a memoir by Robert Chisholm. The author recounts all of his adventures of Ski-mountaineering in the Austrian Alps with only one working limb, or Sailing above the Arctic Circle and west of Greenland. Walking around Annapurna, and working as a doctor in India, and exploring the tribal region of north Pakistan.

These are only some of the things consultant radiologist Roger Chisholm did after receiving a diagnosis of multiple sclerosis when he was 27. Despite the diagnosis, this is a life-affirming story of enduring friendships, quiet courage and resilience. Above all, it is a story of a man determined to defy the odds and live life to the full.

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‘A moving story of courage and friendship.’

- Alexander McCall Smith

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Roger Chisholm was a consultant radiologist in a Manchester teaching hospital. A one-time passionate mountaineer, after being diagnosed with MS, he re-channeled his love of wild places and adventure into offshore sailing. He passed away in 2018 after his book Don't Look Down was published.
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‘This boy knows that he’s found something he’s always going to love: holding onto a rope, and starting out on an adventure.’

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