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51-year-old climbs his way to second Asian record

August 12, 2018 3:25 pm by: Category: Gambar, Info, Slider A+ / A-

MELAKA: Media photographer Mohd Noor Mat Amin is on cloud nine after securing two Asian records.

The 51-year-old solo mountaineer most recently made it into the Asian Book of Records (Abor) for solo climbing seven peaks in the Himalayan range in 2017.

MK05_030618__c2733328_1863_498His first Asian record was set for climbing up and down the stairs of Kuala Lumpur Tower 21 times non-stop in 24 hours in December 2016.

“So far, I have recorded seven entries in the Malaysia Book of Records (MBOR) and two records in the Abor between 1997 and last year.

The certificate was presented by Abor editor-in-chief Dr Biswaroop Roy Chowdhury.

Mohd Noor, who works for Utusan Malaysia, scaled seven peaks in the Himalayan range – the 5,557m Gokyo Ri, Nagarjun Peak (5,100m), Chukung Ri (5,550m), Kongma La Pass (5,500m), Khalapattar (5,550m), Eve­rest Base Camp (5,364m) and Chola Pass (5,420m).

In 1997, Mohd Noor made history when he became the first photographer in the world to manually process coloured film at Everest Base Camp.

Read more at https://www.thestar.com.my/metro/metro-news/2018/06/08/51yearold-climbs-his-way-to-second-asian-record-photographer-lauded-for-conquering-seven-peaks-in-th/#yhgX8Bv3OOmDMuO0.99

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