Climbing

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10-year-old makes history as she becomes youngest on record to climb El Capitan

Selah Schneiter defied the odds to summit the iconic rockface, taking five days to complete the climb with her father and a family friend.

Missing mountain guide's family 'deeply saddened' following Himalayas avalanche

Martin Moran's family said they are "deeply saddened by the tragic events unfolding in the Nanda Devi region of the Indian Himalaya".

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Striking image reveals stark reality of overcrowding on Mount Everest's summit

A photo posted online by climber Nirmal Purja has laid bare an issue being faced by hundreds of Everest hopefuls each year.