In May 2019, Nadhirah Al Harthy became the first Omani woman and the second Omani to climb Mount Everest. I grabbed the chance to talk to her before she ran the 130km Oman by UTMB race.
Last night I attended the Sherpa Adventure Gear, “Everest Uncovered” talk at the Royal Geographical Society, discussing the history and future of the world’s highest peak. The talk featured Sherpa Adventure […]
60 years ago on the 29th of May 1953, Tenzing Norgay and Sir Edmund Hillary made the first successful summit of Mount Everest. This May, I joined The Adventure Company on […]
Some photos of day one of my 60th anniversary Everest Base Camp trek can be seen here on Google Plus: Or on my Flickr photo stream here We spent the […]
It’s already been a pretty interesting year on Everest. We’ve had the apparent attack by Sherpas of Alpinists Ueli Steck, Simone Moro and Jon Griffith as they attempted to climb a […]
I was just having a google of Everest base camp treks for a friend, when my article popped up on a website I hadn’t heard of. However, I’m happy about […]