Sean Burch Claims to Climb Kilimanjaro in Record 5 Hours 28 Minutes and 58 Seconds

The Guardian reports Sean Burch from Washington State climbed Kilimanjaro from Gate to summit in a record 5 hours 28 minutes and 58 seconds.

Italian tourist, Bruno Brunod, set the previous record in 2001 of 8 hours 34 minutes and 52 seconds via the Marangu route. Before that was Christian Strangel, an Australian, whose record was nine hours and five minutes.

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