Um Hong-gil is a mountaineer. He is the first person ever to climb the 16 highest peaks in the world, including Mount Everest. He served in the Korean navy. In an interview, he said his experience in the navy was a big help in climbing mountains. Currently, he is focusing on the Um Hong Gil Foundation, and he built a school in Nepal through this foundation.
Hanna Jeong Staff Reporter
1. Which experience helped Um Hong-gil achieve his record?
1. Why do you think people like to go to the mountains?