Sir Edmund Hillary - first man to reach the summit of Everest. On 29 May Hillary and Nepalese Sherpa mountaineer Tenzing Norgay became the first climbers confirmed as having reached the summit of Mount Everest.
Crossing a crevasse in the Khumbu Icefall, metres ft) on the Nepali slopes of Mount Everest not far above Base Camp and southwest of the summit. The icefall is regarded as one of the most dangerous stages of the South Col route to Everest's summit.
Melissa Arnot packing for her attempt at a Everest summit. She was in the news this week for breaking up a fight on the mountain between foreign climbers and a group of Sherpas. She is a total badass. Life goals much?