Guinness recognizes Nepali woman Everest climber

first_img 0 Comments   Share   Mary Coyle ice cream to reopen in central Phoenix Bottoms up! Enjoy a cold one for International Beer Day KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) – A Nepalese woman mountaineer has been recognized by Guinness World Records for climbing Mount Everest twice in the same climbing season.Nepal’s Tourism Minister Posta Bahadur Bogati handed over the certificate issued by Guinness World Records to 29-year-old Chhurim who scaled the 8,850-meter (29,035-foot) summit on May 12, 2012, and again a week later on May 19.Chhurim, who like most Nepalese Sherpas use only one name, said she plans to climb other high peaks in the future. 5 ways to recognize low testosterone 5 treatments for adult scoliosis Sponsored Stories center_img Arizona families, Arizona farms: A legacy of tradition embracing animal care and comfort through modern technology Former Arizona Rep. Don Shooter shows health improvement Construction begins on Chandler hospital expansion project Everest has been climbed by nearly 4,000 climbers but women climbers make only a small portion of that number, according to the Nepal Mountaineering Association.(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.) Top Stories last_img

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