India to Honor Mountaineer Who Faked Everest Summit?

Here’s an interesting story brought to my attention courtesy of the Adventure Mountain blog. The site_which is run by longtime adventure sports journalists Stephen Nestler_says that on Sunday, India will hand out its annual National Sports Awards for 2020. Among those being honored is a young man by the name of Narender Singh Yadav, who claims … Read more

Nims Purja in More Hot Water Over Giant Flag on Ama Dablam

A few weeks back we reported on a story that involved mountaineer-of-the-moment Nims Purja and a massive Kuwaiti flag that was draped over the summit of Ama Dablam. Purja and his new expedition guiding company helped a team of Kuwaiti nationals carry the flag — which was 100 meters in length and 30 meters wide … Read more