Ang Phurba Sherpa Summited Everest
the first time on April 30, 1985 with the Norwegian expedition via
the via the standard south east ridge route. Then a second time on
the China-Japan-Nepal Friendship
Expedition on May 5, 1988 when he was the only Sherpa
climber who ascended Everest from Nepal side and descended into
In 1993, he summited with the
Spanish (Catalan) expedition on May 16, 1993 via the standard
south east ridge route.
Ang Phurba Sherpa was born in 1963
and lives in Thame, Solukhumbu .He works for Ang Rita Trek &
Expedition (P) Ltd. , P 0. Box 8544, Katmandu, Nepal , Fax:
977-1-248667. URL: angritatreks.com
In addition to Everest he has
summited, Baruntse, Putha Himchuli , Cho Oyu in 1990, Cho
Oyu & Shishapangma in 1992, and McKinley. He has been on numerous
expeditions including the Winter Japanese Everest expedition in
1980/1981 when he reached 8000 meters at the age of 17.
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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