||Pemba Nurbu Sherpa, 37
(as of May, 2003), lives with his wife and two children, a son and
daughter, in the high mountain village of Namche Bazaar. He has
summitted Mt. Everest twice, in 1998 (May 20,1998) and then again in
2000 (May 24, 2000), when he served as the Environmental Cleanup
Team Sirdar. .
Pemba has been on the last four of
Bob Hoffman's Everest expeditions, and is a valued member of the
team - always with a ready smile and helping hand
When not climbing Everest, Pemba
leads treks in many areas of Nepal. Pemba's mountaineering jobs
enable him to send his children to Kathmandu for their education
since schools are so scarce in the Khumbu (Everest) area of Nepal.
He hopes that this commemorative expedition with help bring
attention to the need for better schools for Sherpa children in
the mountain regions where they live, close to their homes and
In 2003 Pemba Nurbu Sherpa, is back
Bob Hoffman on Everest!
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