Famed climber Ueli Steck killed near Mount Everest - The Australian

A 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, ...

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

Legendary 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 ...

'Swiss Machine' climber Ueli Steck dies in fall near Mount Everest - Isle of Wight Radio

One of the world's most famous climbers has been killed after falling from a peak near Mount Everest. Ueli Steck, 40, slipped and fell 1,000 metres to the foot of Mount Nuptse as he trained for an attempt to climb the world's highest mountain, Nepalese ...

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

Ueli 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 ...

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

Ueli 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 ...

Swiss climber who died near Everest `was David Beckham of mountaineering´ - Daily Mail

Swiss climber Ueli Steck, who has died in an accident 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, 40, died at ...

Famed climber Steck dies in Everest fall - Khaleej Times

Swiss 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.

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 ...

'Swiss Machine' Ueli Steck dies on Everest - Zee News

In a video recorded in early April and posted on YouTube, Steck said he would judge the attempt a success regardless of whether he reached the top -- as long as he returned alive. AFP| Last Updated: Sunday, April 30, 2017 - 22:46. Comment. 0. Comment.

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

Swiss 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 ...

Record-breaking climber dies on mission to Everest - The 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 ...

Famed Swiss climber killed near Everest - Taipei Times

Swiss climber Ueli Steck poses for a photograph at Sigoyer, in the Hautes-Alpes department in southeastern France, on Aug. 13, 2015. Photo: AFP. Famed Swiss climber Ueli Steck, 40, was killed yesterday in a mountaineering accident near Mount Everest in ...

Famed Swiss climber falls to death near Mount Everest - Aljazeera.com

A famed Swiss climber has died in Nepal's Everest region after falling 1,000 metres off a ridge during preparations to scale the world's highest mountain. Ueli Steck, 40, died on Sunday after falling to the foot of Mount Nuptse, a smaller peak in the ...

Legendary climber dies on Everest - The Daily Star

Ueli Steck, a mountaineer from Switzerland, speaks to the media during an interview at a hotel in Kathmandu, Nepal May 30, 2016. Photo: Reuters. Reuters, Kathmandu. An experienced Swiss climber died on Sunday after he fell in the Everest region of ...

Famed Swiss climber Ueli Steck killed while training near Mount Everest - Washington Post

A famed mountain climber known as the “Swiss Machine” was killed under circumstances that are still unclear in a mountaineering accident near Mount Everest in Nepal. Ueli Steck, who emphasized the athletic aspect of climbing over the adventure, is the ...

Ueli Steck: Everest claims 'Swiss Machine' climber - BBC News - NewsOK.com

"Swiss Machine" Ueli Steck dies in an accident while acclimatising for an attempt on a new route. The Swiss climber Ueli Steck has been killed on Mount Everest, Nepal's tourist office says. Steck, who was known as the "Swiss Machine", died in an ...

Climber Ueli Steck, known for his fast ascents, dies in training - Canadian Running Magazine (blog)

The 40-year-old Swiss climber held multiple speed records for notable climbs around the world. April 30th, 2017 by Canadian Running | Posted in Running News · Embed from Getty Images. By Brandon Pullan. Swiss climber Ueli Steck, 40, has died on a ...

Nepal: Swiss mountaineer Ueli Steck dies in accident near Mount Everest - Scroll.in

The 40-year-old slipped and fell at the base of Mount Nuptse, a smaller peak in the area. Scroll Staff. Published 7 hours ago. Nepal: Swiss mountaineer Ueli Steck dies in accident near Mount Everest Navesh Chitrakar/Reuters. Swiss climber Uli Steck ...

Swiss climber Ueli Steck dies while preparing for Everest climb - euronews

A Swiss climber has died while preparing to climb Mount Everest, the world's highest mountain. 40-year-old Ueli Steck was killed after falling from a smaller peak in the area, Mount Nuptse. This is the first death reported in this year's climbing ...

Ueli Steck Dies in Fall Near Everest - Outside Magazine

Ueli Steck, the Swiss climber known for his speed attempts and several notable first ascents, died on Sunday, April 30 while climbing in Nepal. He was 41 and died in a fall near Everest, according to Reuters. Steck was in the area preparing a new route ...