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Everest expedition report

On the 22nd May 2013 at 7:16am, exhausted and suffering from dehydration I was lucky enough to summit Mount Everest. In this article I describe what expedition life is like and what’s involved in climbing the highest mountain on earth.
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I’ve never been much of a runner, nor an athlete. As a kid I was 19 stone, overweight and allergic to exercise. Strange then that just 2 years later I was sprinting across the finishing line of my first, in a series of, 150 mile desert ultra-marathons.
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A little about Sam
A little about Sam
Sam has explored hostile environments across the globe. He has completed a number of 150 mile desert ultra-marathons and was the 357th Britt to have summited Mount Everest. He lives in Berkshire in the United Kingdom.
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