Ryohei Takagi

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Alpinist's quest for untamed peak began in Fukushima

Aug 11, 2012

Alpinist's quest for untamed peak began in Fukushima

For 80-year-old alpinist Tsuneo Miyamori, reaching the summit of an unconquered peak is far more significant than following thousands of other climbers in ascending famous mountains. In July, Miyamori successfully led a joint Japanese-Pakistani team to the 6,105-meter summit of a peak in the ...