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Everest Base Camp – Call Me Crazy!

I’ve always wondered how people can actually DIE while attempting to summit Mount Everest ‘BASE’ Camp! Well, now I know. If you missed the blog I wrote about my ‘near death experience’ after conquering Mount Everest Base Camp – you can find it here: My EBC Death Zone What happened to me after I was […]

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My EBC Death Zone

Two days ago I reached Mount Everest Base Camp with relative ease and then, some hours later, I literally nearly lost my life. I honestly thought it was over and interestingly; I had only positive thoughts about the wonderful life I have lived. I’ve decided to share my near death experience with you, as accurately […]

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CONQUERING MOUNT EVEREST BASE CAMP

Gorakshep – BASE CAMP – Gorakshep: 6.28km. Starting Altitude: 5,190m. Finishing Altitude: 5,394m. Elevation Gain (Not Difference): 222m. Moving/Trekking Time: 2hr31min Average Heart Rate: 137 bpm. Max Heart Rate: 164 bpm. Blood Saturation 1hr Pre Trek: 55% Blood Saturation 1hr Post Trek: 37% WOW! I just conquered Everest Base Camp! What can I say? I’m […]

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Mount Everest Base Camp: Day by Day…..

Day Ten Trekking: Monday 5th November. Morning: Lobuche to Gorakshep: 4,65km Starting Altitude: 5,070m. Finishing Altitude: 5,190m. Elevation Gain (Not Difference): 290m. Moving/Trekking Time: 1hr47min Average Heart Rate: 94 bpm. Max Heart Rate: 123 bpm. Blood Saturation 1hr Pre Trek: 57% Blood Saturation 1hr Post Trek: 55% AFTERNOON: We attempt to reach BASE CAMP!

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Mount Everest Base Camp: Day by Day…..

Day Nine Trekking: Sunday 4th November. Dzongla to Lobuche: 6.57km Starting Altitude: 4,994m. Finishing Altitude: 5,070m. Elevation Gain (Not Difference): 287m. Moving/Trekking Time: 2hr12min Average Heart Rate: 104 bpm. Max Heart Rate: 149 bpm. Blood Saturation 1hr Pre Trek: 75% Blood Saturation 1hr Post Trek: 66% I had another rough night – not able to […]

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