About Us

RAVICHANDRAN  THARUMALINGAM 

 

(RAVI EVEREST)

 

 

Inspiring adventurer, Ravi Everest , wants to complete his “Grand Slam of Mountaineering” with believe that everyone should “Challenge The Summit” of their dreams.  Being on the Summit of Mount Everest during his first Mount Everest Solo Expedition 2006 via the North Face Route, Tibet and reaching the South Col during his second Mount Everest Solo Expedition 2007 via the South Face Route, was the highlight of his passion in mountaineering.

In Year 2010, after overcoming “Frostbite and loosing 8 fingers” he began his quest for the “Grand Slam of Mountaineering“, planning to summit all “14th Eight Thousander”  (8000 meter) mountains in the world and the “Seven Summit”, all the highest peaks in seven continents without “Oxygen Support”. In Year 2011, he added “The Poles – The Last Degree” in his quest and begin his “True Explorers Grand Slam”.

In Year 2014 during his “8th Everest Summit Anniversary”, he planned to make it a “True Adventures & Explorers Grand Slam” by including the  “Ski Full Length to The Poles – South Pole and North Pole”. To make it a more interesting journey and while exploring the continents, he included additional challengers like “Seven Volcanic Summit”, “Second Seven Summit”, “Second Volcanic Seven Summit” and some “7000 meters mountain peaks”  / ” World Historical Trail” & “Cultural Summit”.

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Ravi Everest

 

GLOBAL EXPEDITION CLUB MALAYSIA

 

In going for these quest, GLOBAL EXPEDITION CONSULTANCY PLT & GLOBAL EXPEDITION CLUB Malaysia (GEC) was formed with the following objectives:

  • To organise and manage all 59 “True Adventurers & Explorers Grand Slam” expeditions located around the world including the poles.
  • Promote “Healthy Lifestyle through outdoor and adventure activities”.
  • To inspire others to “Challenge the Summit” of their dreams.

 

 

“In recent years, his journey have taken him to many parts of the world and his listed expeditions were Everest 2006, Everest 2007, Mt. Cho Oyu 2010, Mt. Shishapangma 2011, Mt. Manaslu 2012, Mt. Manaslu 2013, Kilimanjaro 2010, Mt. Elbrus 2011, Mt. Aconcagua 2015,  Mt. Coropuna 2015, Mt. Ojos del Salado 2015, Mt. Pico de Orizaba 2015”

 

Ravi survived some of the most challenging environmental conditions known to man and he loves to share his journey to the public especially the youth  to inspire them to face challenges in their lives.

 

The Journey of life-time (Challenging The Summits)

 

Being rescued by other mountaineers while being buried by avalanches that killed 18 fellow climbers during his Mount Manaslu Expedition in Sept, 2012, he begins a life with a new purpose. His new journey of sharing and inspiring others who needs a lift just like how he was lifted from the thick snow and ice. This journey of adventures and inspiring will end in 2019 with “K2 Expedition” as the most challenging and life threatening expedition.

 

“Mountaineering is a passion and the love for the nature and mountains are part of the passion. If one cannot accept this fact and don’t have love for nature, then they won’t have passion for mountaineering” – Ravichandran (Ravi Everest)

 

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GALLERY OF PICTURES FROM ALL EXPEDITIONS AROUND THE WORLD