Story: Mountaineering

Lydia Bradey

Lydia Bradey

Lydia Bradey with Slovak mountaineers at Everest base camp on her 27th birthday, 9 October 1988, a few days before she summited the peak without using supplementary oxygen. 

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John Wilson, 'Mountaineering - New Zealand climbers overseas', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/47316/lydia-bradey (accessed 29 May 2022)

Story by John Wilson, published 24 Sep 2007, updated 1 Feb 2017