19 May 2006

Sherpa breaks his own record of climbing Mt. everest

Appa sherpa, aged 45, has broken this own record by climbing Mt. Everest the 16th time. He first climbed the peak in 1989.

The nepali tribesman - Sherpas have been traditionally used as porters and guides by mountain climbers attempting to scale the mointain.

Picture Source: BBC

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