North Americans Complete New Line on Tawoche
Renan Ozturk and Cory Richards completed the first ascent of Tawoche's central south buttress, reports climbing.com. The two climbers overcame loose rock and dehydration to climb the 21,235' peak in Nepal's Khumbu region. They spent two and a half days on the route, followed by a day and a half descent. Check out the above video for a taste of the action.