Pemba Dorje Sherpa to be stripped of Everest Record

A Sherpa climber who holds the Guinness World Record in Mt Everest climbing for 13 years is all set to lose his title after the Supreme Court invalidated the claims he made to the government authorities while obtaining a summit certificate. A joint bench of Justices Cholendra Shumsher JB Rana and Dambar Bahadur Shahi yesterday issued a verdict to quash

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A Woman aged 21 goes for Everest Record

She’s the youngest Australian to scale Mount Everest and now 21-year-old Alyssa Azar from Brisbane will return to the world’s highest mountain with a new goal in mind. Azar will embark on another expedition in March to become the first Australian woman to climb the north and south sides of Mount Everest. She has completed the south side from Nepal

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10 Selected for Everest Training

The department of youth services selected 10 aspirants to impart extensive training at CBR Sports Academy, Vijayawada, to climb the Mount Everest. The state government started Mission Everest-2018 to send the youth to climb the Mount Everest. As a part of the mission, the government inviting the youth for an extensive training programme in Vijayawada. The selected candidates will be

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Bonington: Mountaineer

He stares toward the iconic stack of Orkney sandstone, towering high above the pounding North Atlantic surf, proud yet defiant. To climb it at the age of 80 is an almost crushing prospect and a time to reflect on a lifetime of epic expeditions and first ascents on some of the world’s most challenging mountains. Rain driven by a relentless

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Ballooning Over Mount Everest

In 1991, in a field near the Nepalese hamlet of Gokyo, four men climbed into two fragile wicker baskets and poured flame into their hot air balloons. They were to become the first balloonists to fly over Mount Everest. For Leo Dickinson and Chris Dewhirst, the cameraman and pilot in one of the balloons, the flight was to settle old

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Mount Everest Base Camp Trek

If you have ever thought about doing something truly monumental and life changing this could be your chance. Trek to Everest Base Camp in 2018 with Ellis Stewart, a UK climber and author who attempted to reach the summit of the mountain in 2014 and 2015. Working alongside a hugely popular, friendly and knowledgeable local guide with over 50 treks

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Tips and Tricks For Family Hiking Fun

Our family scouts for new trails on vacations and open weekends. We started our hiking adventure when our oldest child was only a few years old. He was highly energetic yet still in pre-school. We enjoyed the nature as he burned off the extra energy. In our adventures, we have managed to learn tips and tricks for family hiking. Our

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Signed Sir Edmund Hillary Ice Axe Presentation

“It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves” – Sir Edmund Hillary Celebrate your Mount Everest success with a signed Sir Edmund Hillary Ice Axe presentation personalised with images of your own adventure     Mount Everest. Many of you have had the privilege to sit at its base in awe of its majestic splendour but even today only

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