Between raising two daughters and working as a dishwasher at Whole Foods, Lhakpa Sherpa just doesn’t have time for training to climb Mount Everest. Even so, she has done it a record eight times - and hopes to outdo herself yet again.
Lhakpa Sherpa poses with her Guinness record certificate in Kathmandu on May 27, 2016. (AFP)
In this April 3, 2018, photo, Lhakpa Sherpa prepares to start her shift as a dishwasher at the Whole Foods Market in West Hartford, Conn. (AP)