Kuwaiti mountaineer completes 7 volcanic summits challenge

Mountaineer Yousef Al-Refai completed the seven volcanic summits challenge by summiting Mount Sidley in Antarctica, making him the 24th individual in the world, the first Middle Eastern Arab, and the youngest person to attain this accomplishment.

Antarctica’s Mount Sidley was the 7th summit climbed by the adventurer, with the others being Tanzania’s Mount Kilimanjaro, Russia’s Mount Elbrus, Papua New Guinea’s Mount Giluwe, Mexico’s Mount Pico de Orizaba, Iran’s Mount Damavand, and South America’s Mount Ojos del Salado, in that order.


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