10 Records no Monte Everest

10 Mount Everest records
This article lists different records related to Mount Everest.

1. First climbers confirmed as having reached the summit
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Statue of Hillary permanently gazing towards Aoraki / Mount Cook, one of his favourite peaks.
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Tenzing Norgay's statue
Owner: Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay
Nation: New Zealand, Nepal
Date: May 29, 1953

2. First paraglider descent from summit
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Boivin set several records on Mount Everest in 1988: highest paraglider flight, first paraglider descent and fastest descent of the mountain.
Owner: Jean-Marc Boivin
Nation: France
Date: September 26, 1988

3. First two people to marry on top of Mount Everest

Owner: Pem Dorjee and Moni Mulepati
Nation: Nepal
Date: May 30, 2005

4. Most number of times to reach the summit
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Record: 21
Owner: Apa Sherpa
Nation: Nepal
Date: May 11, 2011

5. Most number of summits in consecutive years

Record: 10 (2002 - 2011)
Owner: Apa Sherpa
Nation: Nepal
Date: May 11, 2011

6. Fastest ascent from Everest Base Camp

Record: 8 hours and 10 minutes
Owner: Pem Dorjee
Nation: Nepal
Date: May 21, 2004

7. Longest stay on the summit

Record: 21 hours
Owner: Babu Chiri Sherpa
Nation: Nepal
Date: May, 1999

8. Youngest person to climb Mount Everest

Record: 13 years 10 months 10 days old
Owner: Jordan Romero
Nation: United States
Date: May 22, 2010

9. Oldest person to climb Mount Everest

Record: 80 years 224 days
Owner: Yuichiro Miura
Nation: Japan
Date: May 23, 2013

10. Youngest woman to climb Mount Everest

Record: 15 years old
Owner: Ming Kipa
Nation: Nepal
Date: May 24, 2003

11. Highest of rotorcraft landing and take-off
Record: 8,848m (29,030 ft)
Owner: Didier Delsalle
Nation: France
Date: May, 2005

12. Number of ascents in one year
Record: 633
Date: 2007

Source: wikipedia.org


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