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Victoria Secret Model Scales Kilimanjaro!

Last Thursday Victoria Secret model, Sara Sampaio, realised a dream of hers by reaching the Roof of Africa. Her fans, who are more used to seeing the model without much clothes on, got to see a different

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Charging Camera Batteries On Kilimanjaro

In the new age of technology, everyone wants to document their travels, and this is certainly true for trekkers. On a mountain where the scenery is nothing short of breathtaking, a camera is a vital piece

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Angela Vorobeva Becomes The Oldest Woman To Climb Kilimanjaro

Angela Vorobeva has become the oldest woman to climb Kilimanjaro, aged 86 years 267 days. Vorobeva was born in Russia on the 4 February 1929. The expedition begun on the 23 October 2015, departing from

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Nepali Mountaineer, Sanjay Pandit, Climbs Kilimanjaro Backwards In Record Time

Nepali mountaineer, Sanjay Pandit, has recently set an extraordinary new record on Mount Kilimanjaro, walking backwards to the 5,895m summit in an astonishing time of 25 hours and 40 minutes. The climb

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Kilimanjaro Full Moon Dates – See Kilimanjaro At Its Most Beautiful!

Climbing Kilimanjaro is an incredible experience. The sunsets, the views and the wild and ever changing landscape make it one of the best treks on earth.What many people don’t know is that on the final

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Kilimanjaro Success Rate – How Many People Reach the Summit

For many, climbing Kilimanjaro is the experience of a lifetime. It’s also a fairly big investment and you therefore need to understand your chances of actually reaching the summit and which routes

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Kilimanjaro Plays Host To The World’s Highest Ever Rugby Match

Last week, a team of 38 climbers set a new world record by playing rugby at an altitude of 5,791m (19,000 ft) on Mount Kilimanjaro. The team, who were climbing for charity, not only played a full rugby

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Rockfall Kills American Trekker On Kilimanjaro

Californian entrepreneur and founder of Live Your Legend has tragically died on the slopes of Kilimanjaro from a freak rock fall on the Western Breach route. Having sold their house in San Francisco in

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Camels Atop The Roof Of Africa!

Far from the desert sands, a group from the United Arab Emirates have been the first to tackle Africa’s highest peak… with camels. More often than not, most records associated with the UAE have something

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New Female Speed Record On Kilimanjaro

German ultra runner Anne-Marie Flammersfeld (37) has broken the female speed record on Kilimanjaro. The UVU athlete took 8 hours and 32 minutes to reach the top of Kilimanjaro, Uhuru Peak (5895 meters),

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