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First black man to climb Mt Everest, Sibusisio Vilane, visits Kenya

First black man to climb Mt Everest Sibusisio Vilane visits Kenya
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The first black man to climb Mt Everest, South African Subusisio Vilane poses with an orphan from Flying Kite Childrens Home in Kenya where he visited on his way to 14th climb of Mt Kilimanjaro beginning on the 7th of July, 2012 .
First black man to climb Mt Everest Sibusisio Vilane visits Kenya
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The first Black man to climb Mt Everest, South African Subusisio Vilane at Flying Kite Childrens Home in Kenya where he is on his way to 14th climb of Mt Kilimanjaro beginning on the 7th of July 2012.
First black man to climb Mt Everest Sibusisio Vilane visits Kenya
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The first Black man to climb Mt Everest, South African Subusisio Vilane at Flying Kite Childrens Home in Kenya where he is on his way to 14th climb of Mt Kilimanjaro beginning on the 7th of July 2012.
First black man to climb Mt Everest Sibusisio Vilane visits Kenya
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The first Black man to climb Mt Everest, South African Subusisio Vilane at Flying Kite Childrens Home in Kenya where he is on his way to 14th climb of Mt Kilimanjaro beginning on the 7th of July 2012.
  • First black man to climb Mt Everest Sibusisio Vilane visits Kenya
  • First black man to climb Mt Everest Sibusisio Vilane visits Kenya
  • First black man to climb Mt Everest Sibusisio Vilane visits Kenya
  • First black man to climb Mt Everest Sibusisio Vilane visits Kenya

First black man to climb Mt Everest, South African Subusisio Vilane visits Flying Kite Childrens Home in Central Kenya where he revealed that he plans to Climb Mount Everest again without oxygen. He was on the way to his 14th climb of Mt.Kilimanjaro.

First Black man to Climb Mt Everest Subusisio Vilane who is a South African visited Flying Kite Childrens Home in Central Kenya where he revealed that he plans to Climb Mount Everest for the 3rd time without Oxygen to document his climbing.He said that the climb in 2014 will comemorate his 10th year of Mountain Climbing.Sibusisio who has Summited Everest last in June and approached 8,848m peak in 65 days is also going to make his 14th climb of Mt Kilimanjaro beginning the 7th of July,2012 together with other 10 South African and says that he is Scouting for a Kenyan or two who will join him in the Everest Journey.If he makes the climbing of a Mountain without oxygen comes to pass,then Sibusisio will entered the record books as the first black African to have made it.The first person to do this was Italian Reinhold Messner in 1980 at Everest.

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