Yuichiro Miura
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Man vies to be oldest Everest climber

Yuichiro Miura will become the oldest person to reach the top if he succeeds.

An 80-year-old Japanese climber who has had heart surgery four times is to attempt to climb Mount Everest.

If he succeeds, Yuichiro Miura will become the oldest person to reach the top of the world's highest mountain.

Laura Westbrook reports.

  • 02 Apr
  • From the section Asia