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Climbing and mountaineering are very dangerous activities that can result in serious injury and death. 

  


 

In Spring of 2001, two climbers snowboarded Everest!

Stefan Gatt was the first on May 22, 2001 without the help of oxygen and without Sherpa support followed by Marco Siffredi on May 23, 2001. Marco snowboarded from the Summit all the way down to ABC.  Their stories are below:

 

Dr. Stefan Gatt the first to snowboard from the Summit of Everest. A must read!

 

Marco Siffredi the first to snowboard down from the Summit of Everest to ABC.

 

Marco attempted in Autumn, 2002 to snowboard down the Hornbein Couloir of Everest.  He was last seen descending from the top on his snowboard, but never seen again.

 

 

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