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Recovering quadriplegic climbs height of Everest on stairs during lockdown


Timelapse footage credit: Steven Dowd Steven Dowd, 41, from Woolwich, south-east London, climbed on his home staircase the height of Mount Everest. That’s 8,848m – or 3,831 times up the stairs - while he was a recovering quadriplegic. He performed the feat during the nationwide lockdown after being challenged by a friend, and raised tens of thousands of pounds for charity. It took him a mere 36 hours to complete the climb.

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