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This Woman Climbed The Highest Mountains On Every Continent Fo...

On Nov. 18, 2015, a woman named Wasfia Nazreen climbed to the top of Carstensz Pyramid, located in the western central highlands of the Papua Province in Indonesia. By reaching the summit, she not only scaled the highest mountain on the continent ... Huffington Post, 1 week ago

The World's Top Climbers on Why Hans Florine Is Still the Greatest

Credit: Lincoln Else On September 12, 2015, in Yosemite National Park, Hans Florine climbed the Nose route on El Capitan for the 100th time , hitting a career milestone unlikely to ever be repeated. He also holds the speed record — 2 hours 23 ...
 Mens Journal1 week ago

Esteemed Member, Philanthropist Albert C. Hanna Will be Honored by America's Registry of Outstanding Professionals in 2016 as the Bio of the Month of December

Farmingdale, NY, September 09, 2016 --( )-- Albert C. Hanna of Chicago, Illinois was formerly associated with Draper and Kramer Inc. as Senior Vice President. He earned his B.B.A., J.D. and M.B.A. at the University of ...
 International Business Times2 weeks ago

The remarkable story of the Google engineer who died on Everest in pursuit of the Silicon Valley ideal

Black Rock City, Nevada Just before dawn on Sept. 3, 2015, about 100 people gathered in the middle of the Nevada desert for a send-off party. It was a black-tie occasion, Burning-Man style: extravagant feather headdresses, black fishnet tights, ...
 Quartz2 weeks ago

Mount Rinjani seeks savior

Falling heaven: Hikers enjoy a view of the Segara Anak crater during their descent from the peak of Mount Rinjani on Lombok Island, West Nusa Tenggara. Indonesian mountaineers generally believe that you should make Mount Rinjani in West Nusa ...
 Jakarta Post3 weeks ago

No mountain too high for her

A national level volleyball player, while travelling in a general compartment of a train, had to fight back chain snatchers and was thrown out on the tracks. She lost a leg in the process, but not her willpower. Arunima Sinha has not only become the ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

FICCI honours Arunima, offers lifetime membership to Sindhu

NEW DELHI: FICCI Ladies Organisation (FLO) felicitated Arunima Sinha, the first female amputee to climb Mount Everest, besides offering lifetime membership to badminton star and Rio Olympics silver medalist PV Sindhu. FLO, which is a division of ...
 Times of India1 month ago FICCI honours Arunima Sinha, offers lifetime membership to P V Sindhu  India.com1 month ago Arunima Sinha conquers Indonesia's highest peak  Business Standard2 months ago

The man who can't resist challenges!

Satyarup Siddhanta has just one mountain to go before he completes the Seven Summits, the tallest mountains in each of the seven continents, discovers's A Ganesh Nadar. IMAGE: Satyarup Siddhanta atop Mount Denali, the highest peak in North America. It is 20,310 feet above sea level. There's something about challenges and Satyarup Siddhanta -- he just can't seem to resist them. First, he took up the challenge to overcome asthma. Then, he tackled his allergies. But the biggest one was ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
Latin American Herald Tribune

Bolivian climber seeks backing for Antarctic expedition

La Paz Bolivian climber Bernardo Guarachi on Tuesday appealed to the government and private companies to support his expedition to reach the top of Vinson Massif, located in the Antarctic. "I have to ask the country's support because what I'm ...
 Fox News Latino2 months ago

The Indian teen scaling the world's highest peaks

At 13, this Hyderabad teen's dream is to scale the seven summits of the world.  IMAGE: Jaahnavi's dream is to conquer the Seven Summits before she turns 16. Photograph: kind courtesy Kanchana Bose/Creative Commons Jaahnavi Sriperambuduru was 10 months old when her father Sriperambuduru Krishna Rao, an administrative doctor, took her on a trek to the mountains. Obviously, she has no memory of her first trek, but she feels she has a strong connect with Mother Nature, mostly the mountains.
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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