Celine Nha, the first Vietnamese woman, to reach the summit of Mount Everest

19/5/2022 5:40:00 PM

A historic achievement for the Vietnamese climbing community.

A historic achievement for the Vietnamese climbing community.

Nguyen Thi Thanh Nha, also known as Celine Nha Nguyen (pic), has become the first Vietnamese woman to conquer the summit of Mount Everest, according to Nepal-based mountaineering company Seven Summit Treks.

pic), has become the first Vietnamese woman to conquer the summit of Mount Everest, according to Nepal-based mountaineering company Seven Summit Treks.A representative from the company had highlighted that she is the first Vietnamese woman to reach the summit of Everest, noting that this is a historic achievement for the Vietnamese climbing community, Vietnam news agency (VNA) reported.

Nha, a lawyer from Ho Chi Minh City, aspires to conquer the 'Seven Summits' - the seven highest mountains in the world.In January this year, she successfully conquered Vinson Massif, which stands at a height of 4,892 metres, the highest peak in Antarctica. It was challenging for her to hike uphill in the bitter weather while carrying a 70-litre pack.

Read more:
The Star »

Clearing the cancer doubts before the snip

Dear Dr. G, I am in my late thirties and have a fear of becoming a father again. Read more >>