Nepal Seattle Society (NSS)
presents a breathtaking video documentary "Reporter on Top" and Everest slide
presentation of Mr. Ang Chhering Sherpa on March 18, 2006 at the Seattle
Center - Lopez Room. Mr. Sherpa writes for the Kantipur National Daily of
Nepal as a journalist and successfully climbed the highest peak of the world
Mt. Everest on May 22, 2003. Please join us for this exciting evening with Mr.
Ang Chhering Sherpa, the pride of Nepal and South Asian journalists. This
event is co-hosted by Northwest Sherpa Association.
Presentation by Mr. Ang Chhering Sherpa: 1 hour slide presentation and 30
minutes video documentary of The First Nepali Journalist Everest Expedition
2003 "Reporter on Top."
Venue: Lopez Room at Seattle
Center Northwest Rooms, 305 Harrison St., Seattle, WA 98109. Located between
Key Arena and QFC grocery store.
Time Schedule: 4:30pm: Entrance starts
5:00pm: Everest Slide Presentation
6:00pm: Reporter on Top
Entrance: $15 each -- cash or check accepted
Guest Speaker: Mr. Lakpa Rita Sherpa
Lakpa was born on 09/09/1966 in Thami village, Solukhumbu, Nepal. Now he lives
in Seattle, Washington, USA with his family. He is a full time professional
international mountaineering guide. He is the only Sherpa to guiding all over
the world and trying to complete seven summits. Seven summit means the highest
peak of all seven continents. Out of seven summit he has climbed four already
which are Mt. Everest (Asia), McKinley (North America), Aconcagua (South
America) and Vinson (Antarctica). He has three more to go and he is hoping to
complete by next year. Lakpa Rita Shrepa's climbing history:
* Mt. Everest (Nepal, Asia) - 8 time summit.
* Mt. Cho Oyu (Nepal, Asia) - 4 time summit.
* Mt. Pumori and Ama Dablam (Nepal, Asia) - 1 summit each.
* Mt. McKinley (North America) - 2 time summit.
* Mt. Aconcagua (South America) - 12 time summit.
* Mt. Vinson (Antarctica) - 2 time summit.
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