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VIDEO: Scary Fall As Ladder Buckles Beneath Two Sherpas On Everest

There’s a lot of reasons people don’t go up Mt Everest. For starters, horrible diarrhea from base camp upwards will keep most folks off the world’s tallest mountain. 36 more words

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$10 Million Lawsuit Filed Against Oregon County In Case Of Climber Who Died On Mt Hood

John Jenkins, the climber from Seattle who died on Mt Hood last May after a lengthy rescue operation is the subject of a $10 million lawsuit aimed at¬†Clackamas County, Oregon… 283 more words

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The First Ever. Double Amputee Summits Everest From Nepalese Side

It’s amazing to think that a double amputee just became the first ever to summit Everest from the Nepalese side. When you take into account he’s also 70 years old, the accomplishment is straight up mind-boggling. 185 more words

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World Famous Climber Falls Off Yosemite's El Capitan And Somehow Lives

Hans Florine literally wrote the bookOn The Nose for Yosemite’s El Capitan. And even though he’s climbed the route hundreds of time– pro’s make mistakes too. 462 more words

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16/52 A Little Further With The Past Still In Sight

New is scary. New is exciting. New is something we should always be pushing for.

Let what is good enough be good enough and it won’t stay that way for very long. 592 more words

On a cold, misty morning in late October 2017, after 11 previous attempts, Brad Gobright and Jim Reynolds broke the standing speed record on The Nose (formerly held by Alex Honnold and Hans Florine) with an unbelievable new time of 2 hours, 19 minutes, and 44 seconds. 28 more words

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