What You Really Need to Know to Climb Everest – in 10 Minutes

A quick sub-10 minute talk, edited from an original lecture at The Explorers Club, New York City, then reprised for a Jagged Globe zoom talk during the quiet days of Covid. But still as relevant as ever – and climbing Everest in 10 minutes isn’t such a bad option.

With photos and stories from climbing a new route on Everest Kangshung Face without oxygen, then the South Col Route, climbing through the Khumbu Ice Fall and up the Lhotse Face
Ascending the Lhotse Face, South Col Route, Everest. Photo: Robert Mads Anderson