Fogle's triumph… Everest was his childhood dream

He said: “It has been an extraordinary journey to achieve a childhood dream. I also could not have done it without the support of my family.” His teammate Victoria Pendleton, the double Olympic cycling gold- medallist, tweeted congratulations. Victoria, 37, was forced to pull out of the climb during the acclimatisation phase after suffering a […]

Potential Ford Everest Raptor Could Pave the Way for a Bronco Raptor

– The Ford Everest SUV may be the next vehicle to receive the Raptor treatment. – “There’s no reason [we wouldn’t do an Everest Raptor],” Jamal Hameedi, Ford’s global performance vehicle chief engineer, told Australia’s Drive. A Ford Australia spokesman also told the publication that the idea “makes sense.” – The Everest is the SUV counterpart of the […]

Everest riches too good to ignore

THE Everest will attract some of the best sprinters from the northern hemisphere to compete for the race’s staggering $ 13 million prizemoney pool next year. This is the prediction of slot-holder Damion Flower who believes there will be a powerful international entry for next year’s The Everest (1200m), to be run at Royal Randwick […]

SKY Racing Update: The Everest – 13/1017

Video SKY Racing Update: The Everest – 13/10172:59 SKY Racing take a look ahead to the weekend’s massive racing action, including the first running of The Everest. October 13th 2017 2 minutes ago /display/newscorpaustralia.com/Web/NewsNetwork/Sport news and galleries/SuperRacing/ SuperRacing Waterhouse backing English1:05 October 11th 2017 2 days ago /display/newscorpaustralia.com/Web/NewsNetwork/Sport news and galleries/More Sports/ Richest race in […]

Gushue, teammates bag rich season start at Everest Challenge

Brad Gushue made a routine takeout on his last shot of the inaugural Everest Curling Challenge Sunday night in Fredericton to capture the single-largest curling cash prize ever of $ 200,000. A capacity crowd inside Willie O’Ree Place erupted as Lisa Weagle, E.J. Harnden, Cathy Overton-Claphan and Gushue celebrated the win. “I was pretty pumped to win […]

News wrap: World’s longest suspension bridge, police fake Everest climb, eclipse fever hits and more

From a US scheme offering historic lighthouses for sale to a world-first expedition in South America, here’s your wrap of the adventure news that has people talking this week. A pair of police in India have been left red-faced (and without jobs) after it was discovered that their claim to have climbed Mt. Everest—and to be […]

Coolmore slot Caravaggio into Everest

Video Image Tycoon Tara wins Tatts Tiara0:39 Horse Racing: Tycoon Tara has pulled a massive upset by winning the Tatts Tiara at Doomben. June 24th 2017 a day ago /display/newscorpaustralia.com/Web/NewsNetwork/Sport news and galleries/More Sports/ Tye Angland passed 800 career wins with his treble at Randwick on Saturday. Picture: Simon Bullard RAY THOMASThe Daily Telegraph Share […]

Nepal to measure Everest again after devastating 2015 earthquake

Published time: 18 Jun, 2017 17:09 Nepal will spend two years measuring Mount Everest to find out the actual height of the world’s tallest mountain, after fears the 2015 earthquake may have affected its stature. The Nepali government will conduct the measurement itself even though Chinese, Indian and other institutions offered to measure the height […]