Azim Gheychisaz

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Azim Gheichisaz
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Azim Gheichisaz (2016)
Personal information
Born1981 (age 38–39)
Tabriz, Iran
Climbing career
Known forFirst Iranian to climb all 14 eight-thousanders

Azim Gheychisaz (Persian: عظیم قیچی‌ساز‎; born 1981, in Tabriz) is an Iranian mountain climber and the summiter of all 14 Eight-thousanders. He is a member of Iranian national mountaineering team. By 2017, he has successfully completed ascent to all of 14 peaks over 8,000 m, he did all of those ascents without supplementary oxygen, without Hi-porters.

Azim successfully completed his 2nd ascent to mount Everest in 2016, this time without bottled oxygen or Hi-porters.[1][2]
in 19 May 2017 Azim conquers Lhotse at 12:12 in local time. He became the first Iranian who climbed all 14 of the world's 8000 meter plus mountains and also joined the 8000 club.[3]


He was born on 1981 in Tabriz, Iran. He graduated from technical high school with a degree in machinery. He is student of Physical Education at University of Tabriz

Successful ascents[edit]

Azim's successful ascents include following peaks [4]


  1. ^ "Everest Summits without Bottled Oxygen from Northside and Tragedy on Southside Makalu Ascents". Retrieved 24 March 2018.
  2. ^ "Untitled Page". Archived from the original on 15 December 2016. Retrieved 24 March 2018.
  3. ^ "Iranian climber conquers Lhotse in Himalayas". Mehr News. 19 May 2017. Retrieved 24 March 2018.
  4. ^ "Azim Gheichisaz - درباره من". Retrieved 24 March 2018.