026 Climbing Tuesday · Sibusiso Vilane · Athlete & First Black African To Summit Mt. Everest

Sibusiso Vilane is a top-notch adventurer, successful mountaineer and motivational speaker. He’s the first black African to summit earth’s highest mountain, Mount Everest and he even climbed it twice by two different routes. Sibusiso is also an incredible person because he uses his climbing for the purpose of helping others. But there’s even more to Sibusiso. About his adventures he has written a powerful book with the title ‘To The Top From Nowhere‘ and he is also the Chief Scout of Scouts South Africa.

Sibusiso’s Book Recommendations
· On Top of the World by Rebecca Stephens
· Long Walk to Freedom: The Autobiography of Nelson Mandela by Nelson Mandela

Sibusiso’s Daily Habits
· Runs outdoors first thing in the morning to hear the birds, feel the fresh air
· Reads in any free time he finds
· Writes a journal or books to keep inspiring people around him

Sibusiso’s Quote
· ‘Life is meant to be lived and we all should enjoy it. The life we have got is the only one that is our own. We have to live it to the fullest because it is the only one we have.’

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