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Double leg amputee reaches summit of Everest, 40 years after losing his feet during his first attempt
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Double leg amputee reaches summit of Everest, 40 years after losing his feet during his first attempt

May 14th 2018, 9:33 AM 19,046 Views 18 Comments

Xia Boyu had both his feet amputated after suffering frostbite during his first attempt at Everest in 1975.

A climber who lost both legs to frostbite is hoping to finally conquer Everest
# Xia Boyu
From TheJournal.ie
# Xia Boyu

A climber who lost both legs to frostbite is hoping to finally conquer Everest

Apr 8th 2018, 7:00 AM 9,592 Views 20 Comments

A ban on blind and double amputee climbers has been overturned.