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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