Tides, weather, fatigue and the sheer difficulty of the climbs were all against them. Two 60 minute films chart their frustrations and their triumphs and are going on air on the 19th & 26th October- 19.00 hours on BBC 2 Scotland, Sky Channel 990 and Freesat (channel 970).
The shows will also be on iPlayer.
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