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Han Wang yong

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Hangul  한왕용
Revised Romanization  Han Wang-yong
Name  Han Wang-yong
Hanja  韓王龍
McCune–Reischauer  Han Wang'yong
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Han Wang-Yong (born 1966) is a Korean mountaineer.

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Early life

Han was born in Okgu, Gunsan, Jeollabuk-do, the youngest son in a family of three sons and two daughters. He represented his middle school in football and his high school in baseball.

Career

In 2003, he became the 11th person to climb the 14 eight-thousanders. Since then he has led expeditions to clean rubbish left by other climbers from the slopes of K2 and Everest.

References

Han Wang-yong Wikipedia