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 […]