Porters boxing at Tengkye


Team members brought with them sporting paraphernalia including 6 sets of boxing gloves on the 1933 expedition. At Tengkye Dzong, Boustead gave lessons to the porters in the art of boxing, and matches were a great Tibetan crowd pleaser.

Photographer: Frank Smythe

Event: Mount Everest Expedition 1933

Ref.: S0004936

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