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Aussies celebrate nation's first wearing of the green

...into a gorilla on our back. For Adam winning, it's become akin to our sporting Mount Everest, and he's our Sir Edmund Hillary."Said Scott's father, Phil: "It was a big deal for Australians. Whatever anyone else thought of it, it was...

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Nepal, Hillary celebrate Everest anniversary

...modest Sherpas to the royal family, Nepal honored Sir Edmund Hillary on Thursday to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the...celebrating "a day in history where my father and Sir Edmund Hillary made the climb of this formidable mountain, taking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/30/oth_374101.shtml
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Three-man team of trekkers reaches the South Pole

...Peter Hillary, son of Mount Everest conqueror Sir Edmund Hillary, reached the South Pole with two other ski trekkers...marvelous achievement of reaching the Pole," Sir Edmund Hillary told his son in a message. Britain's Queen Elizabeth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/27/tec_251502.shtml
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Hillary unhappy with Everest conditions on 50th anniversary of conquest

...anniversary of his historic ascent of Mount Everest, Sir Edmund Hillary complained about legions of climbers partying at base...Hillary's son, Peter. Sometime during all those feasts, Edmund Hillary said he would slip out for a separate dinner with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/29/oth_373993.shtml
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If you look, you can still find heroes

...the runner who broke the four-minute mile. And Edmund Hillary, the first to scale Mount Everest. Most are gone...Associated Press: "Sherpas laid prayer scarves on Sir Edmund Hillary's coffin as thousands across New Zealand bid farewell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/01/28/moo_185241.shtml
Glynn Moore
Lookout: highlights (and lowlights) for the week

...expedition that united Peter Hillary, Jamling Tenzing Norgay and Brent Bishop - the sons of, respectively, Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay Sherpa (who, a half-century ago, were the first men to stand on the top of the world) and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/28/tel_371056.shtml
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Climbers pursue Everest on 50th anniversary

...succeed. A record number of people are trying to scale the Himalayan peak this month to honor the historic climb of Sir Edmund Hillary of New Zealand and Tenzing Norgay, a Nepalese guide. Mountaineers are gathering in the Nepalese capital next week...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/22/oth_373352.shtml
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Club celebrates exploration

...perhaps best exemplified by its honorary chair, Sir Edmund Hillary. With Sherpa Tenzing Norgay, he was first to the...to Nepal's mountain region near Everest. "Sir Edmund Hillary exemplified the very spirit that keeps the world exploring...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/01/27/out_185101.shtml
Outdoors
Learning true facts about planet makes my head spin

...South Pole off as a desert palm. I grew up in the figurative shadow of Mount Everest because of its 1953 conquest by Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay; everyone knew that, at 29,029 feet, it was tops. We were only half right. A decade ago...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/09/21/moo_548921.shtml
Glynn Moore
Author tells of crime on Everest

...climbers and modern amenities, but shies away from offering any solutions. Maybe he should have listened to Sir Edmund Hillary, the first man on Everest, whose half-century of building schools for Himalayan children is referenced throughout...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/03/16/liv_191034.shtml
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