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VIDEO: Supported - Helping Sherpa Families

The Nepal earthquake devastated thousands of lives in April this year and deeply affected the Sherpa community living and working on Everest. This inspirational new film by Matt Sharman features a friend of his, Tim Mosedale -  an Everest guide who went to extraordinary lengths to support the families of Sherpas killed in the disaster.

"Tim was at Camp 1 when the earthquake struck back in April this year. Three of Tim’s Sherpa friends, high altitude mountaineers he’d worked with for years, were at Basecamp - they were killed. Tim set himself the task of raising money for the families left behind. He embarked on an epic super-triathlon, and in so doing, draws attention to how much most mountaineers rely on Sherpa support, and in fact how much we all need the help of others to keep going…"

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