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Goodbye, Ueli.

“Swiss climber Ueli Steck has died.” The voice from NPR echoed through my car on an otherwise bright April day, and I felt my heart break inside my chest. 442 more words

RIP Ueli Steck, a truly great sportsman

“On 30 April, one of the world’s greatest sportsmen died near Mount Everest. Ueli Steck, 40, was a Swiss mountaineer who astonished even fellow climbers with feats of agility, skill and speed. 152 more words

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5 Famous Ueli Steck Videos

Ueli Steck, one of the most revered mountaineers of his time, died on 30, April 2017 while on a Himalayan expedition on Mount Nuptse. He was 40 years old. 341 more words

History

Ueli Steck Dies on Nuptse at Age 40

Ueli Steck, one of the most revered mountaineers of his time, died on 30, April 2017 while on a Himalayan expedition on Mount Nuptse. He was 40 years old. 942 more words

Mount Everest

Ueli Steck - More than a Mountaineer

I returned from a  trip to Snowdonia this weekend to see the sad news about Ueli Steck, a legend within the mountaineering community, and a man who consistently pushed boundaries and redefined man’s relationship with the mountains.  560 more words

Hiking

Famous mountain climber, Ueli Steck dies during training at Everest

Famous mountain climber, Ueli Steck was killed on Sunday, April 30, 2017 in an accident near Mount Everest.

The 40-year-old died when he slipped from a slope and fell into a crevasse at around 6,600 meters on Mount Nuptse. 96 more words

America

Ueli Steck, Record-Breaking Mountain Climber, Dies Near Everest

The 40-year-old Swiss climber was preparing to traverse some of the Himalayas’ highest peaks when he died in an accident.

from NYT > World https://www.nytimes.com/2017/04/30/world/asia/ueli-steck-mountain-climber-dead-everest.html?partner=rss&emc=rss
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