Nungshi Malik are the first siblings and twins to conquer ‘Seven Summits’
including Mt. Everest.
Nungshi Malik were born in Haryana to an army family, now settled in Dehradun.
They completed their education from Dehradun in Journalism and Mass
Communication with first division degree. After the Seven Summits, they reached
South Pole on skies and on 21 April 2015 by skiing to North Pole the twins have
completed the 'Explorers Grand Slam' and became fastest and youngest South
Asians and Siblings to complete the Grand Slam. Malik Sisters conferred India’s
highest adventure honour “ Tenzing Norgay National Adventure Award 2015” by
President of India.
mountaineering, Tashi and Nungshi have supported many campaigns and social
causes. They have been active supporters of Saving the Girl Child. They
dedicated their Seven Peak Summit to the cause of the Indian Girl Child with
the vision of creating awareness among girl, so that they dream and achieve.
They also promote mountaineering as a prominent sport in India and encourage
others to take up challenges through their talks. They represent Young India
and contribute to peace through adventure. Tashi and Nungshi along with Samina
Baig, young mountaineer from Pakistan, hoisted their national flags on Everest
to mark their unflinching resolve to work for peace between the two nations.
Nungshi have academic records as well. They are awarded first New Zealand-India
Sports Scholarship to study Graduation in Sport & Exercise at SIT,
Invercargill, New Zealand and attended US department of State’s Global Sports
Mentoring Program for emerging women leaders in Sports.
records and breaking old ones, Malik Sisters are breaking norms and making way
for younger generation to achieve more and pushing their limits. Tashi and
Nungshi speak about courage, their journey and importance of discipline in
achieving goals. Their talks are inspiring and highly motivating.
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