Tamang summited Everest on May 13th, 1999
via the standard South East Ridge route on the Georgian Everest
Expedition. He is from Solukhumbu.
The Tamangs, are people
who are alleged to be one of the oldest inhabitants of the hills north
of Kathmandu. The areas of Lantang, Ganesh Himal and Helembu and the
surrounding area comprising the rim of the valley. The TAMANGS were
part of the 1953 Everest expedition lead by Sir Edmund Hillary and
were once again placed in the history of Everest, when
Sambhu Tamang, the 18 years
old boy became the YOUNGEST person (at the time) ever to reach
the summit of EVEREST in 1973.
Digital Altimeter, Barometer, Compass and Thermometer. Time/Date/Alarms.
Chronograph with 24 hour working range. Timer with stop, repeat and up
function. Rotating Bezel. Leveling bubble. Carabiner latch. E.L. 3 second
backlight. Water resistant. 4" x 2-1/4" x 3/4" 2 oz. Requires 1 CR2032
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