Legendary climber Kami Rita Sherpa has set another record in mountain climbing as he scaled the world's eighth highest peak . Kami Rita, popularly known as the Everest Man, climbed Mt Manaslu being part of the 14 Peaks expedition , now holds the record for 'most climbs of 8,000m .He made altogether 42 summits of 8000ers till date. "Manaslu ascent earns Kami Rita the title of 'most successful ascent of 8000ers by any individual.
Born on January 2, 1970, he developed a deep passion for climbing from a young age and has been scaling mountains for over two decades. His mountaineering journey began in 1992 when he joined an expedition to Everest as a support staff member. Since then, Kami Rita has fearlessly embarked on numerous expeditions.