Two Sherpa brothers from Nurbuchaur in Makalu VDC in Sankhuwasabha district in eastern Nepal now have a new record in mountaineering. Climbers Mingma Sherpa and Chhangdawa Sherpa achieved this height of records by climbing all 14 peaks of the world above 8,000 meters. What an achievement! Kudos to these guys! Amongst the 31 climbers of the world who have climbed all the peaks above 8,000 metres of the world, these two rank 24th and 31st!
With climbing being one of the fastest growing recreational sports in India, millions of amateur trekking and climbing enthusiasts are exploring the adrenaline rush of this mentally and physically stimulating sport. Thousand's of certified Mountaineers are graduating from the 4 premium National Mountaineering Institutes in India annually and are exploring the largest and youngest mountain range in the world, standing sentinel across the North of our country.