40 Unstoppable Women Who Are Changing the World

27. Leanna Shuttleworth

“I love trying to inspire, especially younger women, as climbing is so male-dominated.”

From the youngest woman ever to have climbed the great heights of Everest, to her successor for the title. Leanna Shuttleworth climbed to the summit of Everest at just 19 years of age in 2012, two years after Bonita, before becoming the youngest British female to have completed the ‘Seven Summits’.

She is now dedicated to helping young girls chase their dreams.