Matt Muchna and Peter Journell are best friends, and complete opposites. Matt is spontaneous, Peter is a planner. Matt is an idealist, Peter is a realist. And a few years ago, they made a bet: Peter bet that Matt couldn’t climb one of the highest continental peaks for less than $3,000. If he did, Peter would pay him back for the trip.
“When I made this bet, I had maybe two or three pairs of cut off pants that were now shorts — or jorts — a pair of sandals, and maybe six or seven pretty nice Hawaiian shirts,” remembers Matt. “And that was it.”
Today, producer Francesca Fenzi brings you a story of mountain climbing on a budget, friendship and idealism versus realism.
You can find more of Francesca’s work at: francescafenzi.com
Music: If Walls Could Talk by Jacob Bain & Nis Kotto • Aloha Vibes by Warren Thomas Fenzi • I Got a Plan to Rule the World by MC Cullah • Sick & Tired by Publish the Quest • Equatorial Lies by Hayvanlar Alemi • Something by Kai Engel • The Rent is Late by Publish the Quest • Blue by Bradley Carter
Tracks provided by Free Music Archive and with permission from the artists.