Samar Khan became the first women in the world to ride the cycle on 4,500 meters Biafo Glacier in the Karakoram Mountains of Gilgit Baltistan.
Samar Khan belongs to Khas Dir, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. She holds a Master's degree in Physics. She discovered her love for sports in Army School of Physical Training, Kakul, from where she learned Para-gliding. Later on, excelled in other fields as well as trekking, mountain biking & martial arts. Cycling was chosen to be the best way of exploring world & to discover the unseen beauties of nature.
Became the 1st Pakistani who cycled on glaciers (Biafo) in Karakoram Ranges, in Aug2016. She Reached Pak-China border, ''Khunjerab'' on cycle & rode over 4693meters height in -5 degrees to set a national record of its own kind in Sep 2015. For cycling at the highest altitude in Pakistan, scaled a peak around 6000m across Arandu, Skardu and attempted cycling over there in May 2017. She is the 1st Pakistani to have cycled on the 'Roof of Africa' Kilimanjaro 'Uhuru Peak' in Tanzania. (Dec 2017)
With the passion of cycling, I raise voice to create awareness in the community by conducting such events. Will keep striving for the pride of my country & for the honour of my people.
This page has been created to share all the activities related to adventure sports and to spread awareness about the importance of fitness, outdoor activities and #sports. I want to urge all the people of Pakistan especially women of Pakistan to break the barrier and participate in such adventurous sports.
The first woman in the world to have cycled on the 4,500-metre-high Biafo glacier in Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan.
The first Pakistani woman to summit Africa’s highest peak Mount Kilimanjaro,
Pakistan Book of Record:
Samar Khan has registered her name in Pakistan Book of Records for Cycling over 4693m height at Khunjerab (Pak-China Border).