Mountaineer, Sanjay Pandits, sets record time walking backwards up Mount Kilimanjaro

Nepali mountaineer, Sanjay Pandit, has recently set an extraordinary new record on Mount Kilimanjaro, walking backwards to the 5,895m summit in an astonishing time of 24 hours and 40 minutes.

According to the The Himalayan Times, Pandit reached the summit on Monday 21 December 2015. A video posted to Youtube shows Pandit struggling to keep his footing as he walks up the steep gravel slope of Kibo on Mount Kilimanjaro.