Saray: 1st black woman to climb Mt. Everest

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  • Saray Khumalo became the first black African women to conquer Mt. Everest in her fourth attempt.
  • She climbed the 8,848 meter mountain after three previous attempts.


  • She has also conquered Mount Kilimanjaro in Africa, Aconcagua in Argentina and Mount Elbrus in Russia.
  • She is on a hunt to conquer the highest peaks on each continent.
  • In 2003, South African park ranger Sibusiso Vilane became the first black person to reach the top of Mount Everest.


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