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She came, she conquered

>Dr O'Leary became the first Irish female to climb the 29,035ft summit of Mount Everest in 2004.

>In 2005, she became the first Irish female to complete the Seven Summits.

> A year later, she became the first Irish woman to summit the Ama Dablam in the Himalayas.

>In 2007, she clocked up another first for Irish women on the Beyond Endurance Expedition for the first ever Irish crossing of Greenland.

>She was part of Pat Falvey's team that reached the South Pole in 2008 and became the first Irish woman to walk to the South Pole.


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