"For me it wasn't about the record - I wanted to climb Everest to reach my goal of the Seven Summits, and I just happened to be 13."
Image by Paul Romero/Karen Lundgren courtesy Jordan Romero & Family, SOURCE
Everest summits from both sides - updated
Posted: May 22, 2010 03:02 am EDT
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Plenty of summit are reported from both sides of Everest this morning. HiMex and Adventure Consultants report that winds have dropped. Among summiteers: Jordan Romero, 13, Apa Sherpa (in his 20th Everest summit), Elia Saikaly (film maker with his Finding Life team) and Alain, Adventure Consultants with Amanda Ramsden (first South African woman to climb 7 summits) and guide Mike Roberts (4th summit). Mika and Timo from Finland made it as well while Ariun became the youngest Indian to climb Everest.Stay tuned for more updates...
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