In 2017, he conquered Everest, as the Key leader of the Gurkha G200E Expedition that got 13 Gurkhas to conquer the summit of Everest together, to commemorate the 200 years of the bodily existence. For all these remarkable achievements in high altitude mountaineering, he was recognized by Queen Elizabeth II as a member of the OBE on June 9, 2018. When the Nepalese mountaineer saw the line of about 100 people waiting to … Reaching the summit of Annapurna marked the start of the clock on this challenge. Former Special Boat Service member Nirmal 'Nims' Purja MBE had been descending Mt Annapurna during his Guinness World Record breaking climb and made aware that another climber was lost on the mountain for two days and in grave danger. His military career extended over 16 years, until he graduated with the rank of a body cast, to focus exclusively on the expedition Project Possible. 407270, Former UK Special Forces Operator Rescues Critically Ill Doctor From Mountainside, Former Gurkha Smashes World Mountaineering Records, Gurkha Everest Expedition Reach The Summit, Service and Repairs Manager (Medical Devices). Charity Registered in England No. “After all, I’ve been doing what I like most, mountaineering.”eval(ez_write_tag([[580,400],'explorersweb_com-medrectangle-3','ezslot_0',108,'0','0'])); Kinshoffer Wall, Nanga Parbat. No one would have imagined that he had been up so high for so long. However, at an altitude of 26,545 feet, this was too high to land. Nirmal Purja career in the mountains did not begin until 2012, when he organized an expedition to the Everest base camp, instead of returning to Kathmandu. “Being a Gurkha and a former member of the special forces, we never leave any man behind.”, “I used everything I could to bring her below the ‘death zone’ for a rescue.
Unfortunately, I was alone there, and that night, the weather turned for the worse, so I decided to retreat to Camp 1 and go right away for Gasherbrum II, which I did.”, Mingote said that the mental stress was even harder than the physical effort. He grew up in the Chitwan district. In Lobuche, he learned to use crampons on the grass by the legendary Sherpa Dorje Khatri. His includes O2 and strong support, but his project is nevertheless amazing.”, “I am not really aware of the image that he projects on social media, but I appreciate him as a person, we’ve got along very well, helped each other and respect each other’s efforts. Mingote has spent much of the last year and two days panting.
232.1k Followers, 647 Following, 413 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Nirmal Purja MBE - Nimsdai (@nimsdai) “Well… first of all, I want to spend time with Julia, my daughter, and my wife, Miriam. He is a military and mountaineer. Six 8,000ers without O2 from July 2018 to July 2019.
233480. Nirmal Purja is famous for a mountaineer. He enlisted in the Gurkhas Brigade in 2003. If Mingote ever considered giving Gasherbrum I a second try, he put it aside after he helped Denis Urubko with two rescues on consecutive days. Nirmal Purja is someone who responds to a crisis by becoming completely calm. eval(ez_write_tag([[336,280],'explorersweb_com-medrectangle-4','ezslot_6',110,'0','0'])); After Nanga, he dashed over to the Gasherbrums.
Specialized on high-altitude mountaineering, with an interest for everything around the mountains: from economics to geopolitics. Later, he is the elite body of the Royal Boat Special Service in the British Royal Navy. He made the decision to clum the summit of the East Lobuche without having previous experience in the high mountains.