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'David Beckham' of mountaineering dies - Yahoo7 News;

'David Beckham' of mountaineering dies - Yahoo7 News

Yahoo7 News'David Beckham' of mountaineering diesYahoo7 NewsSwiss climber Ueli Steck, who fell to his death near Mount Everest, was the David Beckham of the mountaineering world and will "go down as one of the greatest ever", according to one of Britain's most honoured mountaineers. Steck died after falling to ...and more »

Ueli Steck, famed Swiss mountaineer, dies in accident near Mount Everest - Mic;

Ueli Steck, famed Swiss mountaineer, dies in accident near Mount Everest - Mic

MicUeli Steck, famed Swiss mountaineer, dies in accident near Mount EverestMicUeli Steck, the famous Swiss climber renowned for his quick ascents and numerous mountaineering awards, died at the age of 40 while acclimatizing near the base of Mount Nuptse near Mount Everest, BBC reported Sunday. Steck was preparing for his ...and more »

Famed Swiss climber Ueli Steck killed in accident near Mount Everest - CBS News;

Famed Swiss climber Ueli Steck killed in accident near Mount Everest - CBS News

CBS NewsFamed Swiss climber Ueli Steck killed in accident near Mount EverestCBS NewsKATHMANDU, Nepal -- A Swiss climber acclaimed for his rapid ascents -- including scaling dozens of peaks in the Alps in a little more than two months -- was killed Sunday in a mountaineering accident near Mount Everest in Nepal, expedition organizers ...and more »

Famed climber Ueli Steck killed near Mount Everest - The Australian;

Famed climber Ueli Steck killed near Mount Everest - The Australian

The AustralianFamed climber Ueli Steck killed near Mount EverestThe AustralianA Swiss climber acclaimed for his rapid ascents, including scaling dozens of peaks in the Alps in a little more than two months, has been killed in a mountaineering accident near Mount Everest in Nepal. Ueli Steck was killed at Camp 1 of Mount Nuptse, ...and more »

'Swiss Machine' climber dies near Mount Everest - WXIA-TV;

'Swiss Machine' climber dies near Mount Everest - WXIA-TV

WXIA-TV'Swiss Machine' climber dies near Mount EverestWXIA-TVLegendary Swiss rock climber and mountaineer Ueli Steck died Sunday in an accident in Nepal, his family said. "Ueli Steck was killed while trying to climb Mount Everest and the Lhotse," the family said on his Facebook page, adding that the exact ...and more »

Climber dies in accident while preparing to climb Mount Everest without oxygen - Sports Illustrated;

Climber dies in accident while preparing to climb Mount Everest without oxygen - Sports Illustrated

Sports IllustratedClimber dies in accident while preparing to climb Mount Everest without oxygenSports IllustratedUeli Steck, a Swiss mountain climber nicknamed the "Swiss Machine", died on Sunday after slipping from a slope and falling into a crevasse at around 6,600 meters on Mount Nupste in Nepal, according to CNN. Steck was 40 years old. The Swiss climber was ...and more »

Veteran Swiss climber slips to death ahead of Everest feat - TRT World;

Veteran Swiss climber slips to death ahead of Everest feat - TRT World

TRT WorldVeteran Swiss climber slips to death ahead of Everest featTRT WorldUeli Steck, 40, died after falling to the foot of Mount Nuptse, a smaller peak ahead of a bid to climb Everest through the less-climbed West Ridge route, expedition organisers and officials say. Photo by: AFP. Earlier Steck said he'd judge the attempt ...and more »

Famed Swiss climber Ueli Steck dies in Everest training accident - KBZK Bozeman News;

Famed Swiss climber Ueli Steck dies in Everest training accident - KBZK Bozeman News

KBZK Bozeman NewsFamed Swiss climber Ueli Steck dies in Everest training accidentKBZK Bozeman NewsSwiss climber Ueli Steck was killed Sunday in an accident near Mount Everest, Nepal's tourism department said. (CNN photo). Swiss climber Ueli Steck was killed Sunday in an accident near Mount Everest, Nepal's tourism department said. The 40-year-old ...and more »

Acclaimed Swiss climber dies on Everest - Republica

Acclaimed Swiss climber dies on EverestRepublicaKATHMANDU, May 1: Swiss climber Ueli Steck famed for his relentless mountaineering feats perished on Everest during a mountaineering accident early morning on Sunday. He was 40. Steck, whose accomplishments earned him the nickname 'the Swiss ...and more »

Ueli Steck, famous Swiss climber, dies in Nepal ahead of Mount Everest expedition - ABC Online;

Ueli Steck, famous Swiss climber, dies in Nepal ahead of Mount Everest expedition - ABC Online

ABC OnlineUeli Steck, famous Swiss climber, dies in Nepal ahead of Mount Everest expeditionABC OnlineOne of the world's most famous climbers, Swiss man Ueli Steck, has been killed in a mountaineering accident near Mount Everest in Nepal, officials say. Steck, 40, died after falling to the foot of Mount Nuptse, a smaller peak in the area, said Mingma ...and more »

World's most famous climber 'The Swiss Machine' falls to his death near Everest - RT;

World's most famous climber 'The Swiss Machine' falls to his death near Everest - RT

RTWorld's most famous climber 'The Swiss Machine' falls to his death near EverestRTThe world's most famous climber has died in the Everest region of Nepal while preparing to climb the highest peak on the planet without the aid of oxygen. Ueli Steck, 40, fell 1,000 meters (3,280 feet) to the foot of Mount Nuptse, a smaller peak in the ...and more »

Ueli Steck and a Fateful Return to Everest - The New Yorker;

Ueli Steck and a Fateful Return to Everest - The New Yorker

The New YorkerUeli Steck and a Fateful Return to EverestThe New YorkerUeli Steck, one of the most accomplished mountaineers of his generation, died during a practice climb near Mt. Everest.CreditPHOTOGRAPH BY BERTRAND DESPREZ / REDUX. When the sad news reached me this morning that Ueli Steck, probably the ...and more »

Famed climber Steck dies in Everest fall - Khaleej Times;

Famed climber Steck dies in Everest fall - Khaleej Times

Khaleej TimesFamed climber Steck dies in Everest fallKhaleej TimesSwiss climber Ueli Steck, one of the most feted mountaineers of his generation and famed for his speed ascents of iconic Alpine routes, died on Mount Everest on Sunday, officials said. "Today morning, he had an accident on the Nuptse wall and died.and more »

Ueli Steck dies in fall in Everest region - Cross Country magazine;

Ueli Steck dies in fall in Everest region - Cross Country magazine

Cross Country magazineUeli Steck dies in fall in Everest regionCross Country magazineUeli Steck, the pioneering mountaineer and paraglider pilot, has died in a climbing accident in the Everest region of Nepal. Steck, 40, died after falling while climbing on Nuptse (7,861m), according to reports. He was in the area acclimatising ahead ...and more »

Ueli Steck (1976 - 2017) - Legacy.com (blog);

Ueli Steck (1976 - 2017) - Legacy.com (blog)

Legacy.com (blog)Ueli Steck (1976 - 2017)Legacy.com (blog)Ueli Steck, famous Swiss climber, has died on Mount Everest at the age of 40, according to multiple news sources. Steck died while acclimatising for an attempt on Everest without oxygen by a new route. He was called the “Swiss Machine” for his ...and more »

Swiss climber Ueli Steck dies on Mount Everest - UPI.com;

Swiss climber Ueli Steck dies on Mount Everest - UPI.com

UPI.comSwiss climber Ueli Steck dies on Mount EverestUPI.comSwiss climber Ueli Steck died during a training accident Sunday near Mount Everest, Nepal's tourism department said. Photo courtesy of Steck website. April 30 (UPI) -- Mountain climber Ueli Steck, known as the "Swiss Machine," died Sunday during a ...and more »

Record-breaking climber dies on mission to Everest - The Times (subscription);

Record-breaking climber dies on mission to Everest - The Times (subscription)

The Times (subscription)Record-breaking climber dies on mission to EverestThe Times (subscription)A celebrated Swiss climber famed for his rapid ascents has died on Mount Everest ahead of a climb up an unconventional passage. Ueli Steck, 40, nicknamed “the Swiss Machine”, was acclimatising on the mountain before attempting to summit the world's ...and more »

Ueli Steck: Everest preparation claims 'Swiss Machine' climber - BBC News;

Ueli Steck: Everest preparation claims 'Swiss Machine' climber - BBC News

BBC NewsUeli Steck: Everest preparation claims 'Swiss Machine' climberBBC NewsThe Swiss climber Ueli Steck has been killed preparing to climb Mount Everest, Nepal's tourist office says. Steck, who was known as the "Swiss Machine", died in an accident while acclimatising for an attempt on the mountain without oxygen by a new route.and more »

Swiss Climber Ueli Steck Dies in Accident on Mt. Everest - Daily Beast;

Swiss Climber Ueli Steck Dies in Accident on Mt. Everest - Daily Beast

Daily BeastSwiss Climber Ueli Steck Dies in Accident on Mt. EverestDaily BeastFamed Swiss climber Ueli Steck died in an accident on Mt. Everest on Sunday, officials confirmed. “Today morning, he had an accident on the Nuptse wall and died. It seems he slipped,” said Ang Tsering Sherpa of the Nepal Mountaineering Association.and more »

Legendary climber Ueli Steck dies in tragic Mount Everest accident - Daily Star;

Legendary climber Ueli Steck dies in tragic Mount Everest accident - Daily Star

Daily StarLegendary climber Ueli Steck dies in tragic Mount Everest accidentDaily StarDaredevil Steck, 40, known as the Swiss Machine for his fearlessness and endurance, died while acclimatising for an attempt on the mountain without oxygen. His body has been recovered from the mountain and was taken by helicopter to a hospital in ...and more »