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Everest Sherpas: ‘They’re not heroes. They’re rockstars’

Author(s): The Feed
Video Release Date: July 13, 2017
Video Source: YouTube

The Sherpa Mountain Rescue Team responds to emergencies in one of the most difficult and dangerous places on earth. “If you say ‘no’, (to a rescue) two people will die. If you say ‘yes’, six people could die.” The first ever dedicated mountain rescue team on Everest have to answer a series of ethical questions each time they choose to accept a rescue mission.

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