In 1987, after recovering from a serious car accident, I decided I needed less work and more adventure in my life, so I applied to be part of the inaugural running of the Everest Marathon in Nepal. – By Scott Mcivor
In May, South African mountaineer Remy Kloos was seemingly within touching distance of the summit of Mount Everest, when she was forced to abandon.
Although greatly disappointed, she has moved the end date of her ultimate goal, and in the meantime will be using running and hiking to make sure she is ready to tackle the world’s highest mountains. – By Sean Falconer