Supporting Sponsors

The Epiphone Company, one of the premiere banjo and guitar manufacturers is part of the Gibson family of brands and headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee. Gibson is known worldwide for producing classic models in every major style of fretted instrument including acoustic and electric guitars, mandolins and banjos. Gibson’s digital guitar represents the biggest advancement in electric guitar design in over 70 years. Gibson Guitar Corp’s family of brands now includes Epiphone, Dobro, Kramer, Steinberger, Tobias, Slingerland, Valley Arts,  Maestro, Baldwin, Hamilton and Wurlitzer. For more information on Epiphone go to Epiphone, Performance is our Passion.

Marmot crafts professional quality outdoor gear, born from working mountain guides and instructors. Inspired by the alpinist spirit of adventure to search and achieve in a harsh world, our products are simple, appropriate, dependable and damn good looking. They work, and work hard. Count on it. Marmot. For life. Marmot is the official apparel sponsor for Everest Rocks.

Crocs, Inc. is a rapidly growing designer, manufacturer and retailer of footwear for men, women and children under the Crocs™ brand. All Crocs™ brand shoes feature Crocs’ proprietary closed-cell resin, Croslite™. This material enables us to produce soft, comfortable, lightweight, superior-gripping, non-marking and odor-resistant shoes. These unique elements make Crocs™ footwear ideal for casual wear, as well as for professional and recreational uses such as boating, hiking, hospitality and gardening.

Driven by their mission to discover and develop innovative medicine for improving human health, Cephalon specializes in medications to treat and manage neurological diseases, sleep disorders, cancer, pain and addiction. Cephalon is a supporting sponsor of Everest Rocks.

iTunes will be a crucial tool for LHS as we build our Army of Musicians. Songs are being created around the world which are available for download. 100% of the proceeds benefit LHS.

(Love Hope) Strength - BUY IT!
(featuring Mike Peters, Billy Duffy, Slim Jim Phantom, Dave Wakeling)
Blue Sky Thinking (Nick Harper) - BUY IT!

Highgear is a leading outdoor equipment brand specializing in altimeters, digital compasses, and unique camping accessories. As a supporting sponsor and gear sponsor, Highgear is assisting the Everest Rocks team by supplying them with The Loft, a heart rate monitor and altimeter watch that will aid in the vital training process.

Outside is dedicated to covering the people, activities, gear, art, and politics of the world outside. They are assisting LHS by spreading awareness and support amongst the Outdoor community.

Through the production of normobaric hypoxic (oxygen reduced) air, Hypoxico can simulate altitudes of up to 21,000ft/6,400m. As a result, athletes, fitness enthusiasts and health-conscious individuals worldwide can take advantage of the benefits associated with altitude training while at sea-level. Hypoxico has partnered with LHS to get our team safely to Everest Base Camp.

Oregon Scientific offers a wide range of products, from youth and learning electronics to sensor-free weather stations and sports and fitness. Its devices couple innovative technology with fluid design, and feature advanced liquid-crystal displays (LCD). Love Hope Strength is proud to be shooting all music videos and Everest Rocks footage on Oregon Scientifics handheld waterproof Action Cam.

Nielsen-Kellerman Company designs, manufactures and distributes waterproof instruments for active lifestyles and technical applications, including Kestrel® Pocket Weather Meters, Interval® Timing Systems and NK Electronics for Rowing and Paddling. The Everest Rocks Team will rely upon the Kestrel 4500 to track conditions on Everest throughout their journey.

Red Robot is an entertainment marketing company that develops media properties and strategic partnerships between brands, distribution entities and creative talent. Red Robot has been an integral part in teaming LHS with innovative partners, sponsors, musicians and events.

SteriPEN™ is the only portable water purifier that uses ultraviolet (UV) light to destroy waterborne microbes. We will carry SteriPEN’s to disinfect our water whilst in Nepal.

Smith Optics is synonymous with innovative, durable, top-quality products in the eyewear and goggle market. The company is also recognized for its unparalleled team roster, which boasts some of the top names in biking, motocross, skiing, snowboarding, surfing, skateboarding and wakeboarding. Our Everest team is proud to wear Smith Optics on our trek.

Eagle Creek leads the market as an innovator and manufacturer of adventure travel gear, luggage and packing solutions for active, adventurous souls. We’re committed sharing our love and passion for travel with others, while making every journey a little easier.

LEKI is the world’s leading manufacturer of ski, hiking and trekking poles.

Gardiner & Theobald is one of the worlds leading property and construction consultancy firms. Although the practice has its main office in central London it also operates from a global network of 60 offices. With a proven track record that spans over 165 years since the foundation of the practice, Gardiner & Theobald has provided construction cost management advice on a full spectrum of construction projects and development schemes.

Fisher Space Pen makes the most dependable, reliable, and versatile pens in the world. They write underwater, upside down, and at Everest Base Camp! We are happy to capture every moment of the trip with the new Trekker Space Pen.

CamelBak® is the originator of the Hands-Free Hydration system and continues to deliver innovative, easy-to-use hydration products with the belief in the performance advantage that proper hydration can deliver in any situation.

The Art Guitar® painted image will last as long as the finish on your guitar because it has the same properties as the original paint… It is truly an original photographic quality painting on the guitar body, layered into the original finish and coating. Thanks to Art Guitar and Epiphone for collaborating on 10 one-of-a-kind limited edition Everest Rocks guitars.

Benoy is an internationally acclaimed, award-winning global company of architects; masterplanners; interior and graphic designers with offices currently across the UK, Far and Middle East. Benoy offers a rich and varied mix bringing together design integrity, international experience, local understanding and real personality covering the retail; commercial; hotels and resorts; leisure; airports and transportation and residential sectors.

Passage Project for International Education, Ltd
Study abroad…Volunteer Vacations…Cultural Adventures in India - Tibet - Nepal. The owners and operators are a family of Americans and Nepalese who have long-established roots and connections in India, Nepal, and among the Tibetan exile communities.

Human Edge Tech



The Pratiman-Neema Memorial Foundation
(PNMF)is a non-profit organization that was established on April 5, 2003 for the purpose of enhancing the general welfare of the people and the communities in the district of Pyuthan.


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