Nirmal Purja is also known as Nims Purja is a Nepal-born professional British mountaineer who formerly served in the army. He holds several mountaineering records and has also starred in the mountaineering movie titled ‘14 Peaks: Nothing Is Impossible‘.
He also published a book based on mountaineering and has an enterprise he named after himself where he trains people to be professional mountaineers.
This article gives you a run through of all that there is to know about Nims Purja.
Nims Purja Net worth
Nims Purja has a net worth of about $1.5 million owning majorly to his career as a mountaineer and several other ways he earns like being the brand ambassador of the Bremont project impossible, being the face of several brands, starring in movies and of course his enterprise.
Nims Purja Early life
Nirmal Purja was born in Myagdi, Gandaki province, Nepal on the 25th of July, 1983 and is the youngest of 4 siblings consisting of 3 older brothers and a sister. His brothers were members of the British army force. He joined Gurkha brigade in the year 2003 and was actually the first Gurkha who joined the special boat service back in 2009. Nims also was a special force cold-weather warfare specialist and became a Lance corporal in 2018 when he decided to leave in other to chase a career in mountaineering.
Nims Purja Biography
Nirmal Purja was born on the 25th of July, 1983 in Myagdi, Gandaki province, Nepal and is currently 39 years old. He is of a British nationality and has a Magar ethnicity with a height of 1.73m, Leo as his birth sign, a set of black colored eyes and a brunette colored hair. Nims Purja lives currently in Hampshire town of Eastleigh, UK. He got married to Suchi Purja in 2008 and has 2 children from the marriage, he also has 4 siblings.
Nirmal Purja is a Nepal born British citizen who was on the British army earlier on in his career I with the Brigade of Gurkha’s and later on in 2009 joined the special boat service of the royal navy. In 2018 he dropped out of the military after becoming a Lance corporal and decided to become a mountaineer and currently stands as the fastest ascent if all the 14 eight thousand mountains with a time frame of 6months and 6 days travelling with the aid of supplemental oxygen.
Over the course of his career as a mountaineer, he has topped several and has broken some records. In the year 2020 alongside other Nepalese mountaineers, he made it to the first ever winter ascent of K2. He was also starred in a mountaineering movie titled ’14 Peaks: Nothing Is Impossible’ and published a mountaineering based book titled ‘Beyond Impossible’ which went as far as being a best seller.
Nims owns an enterprise which he named after himself where he trains people to be professional mountaineers like himself focusing on exclusive deals. He stands as the brand ambassador of the Bremont project impossible and us the face of several brands like RedBull, Summit Oxygen and others. He has received several awards based on his determination and holds the fastest ascent of Mount Makalu, Everest and Lhotse having a time frame of precisely 2days and 30minutes.
Nims Purja has a wife named Suchi Purja and they got married in 2008 in a traditional Magar Nepali style marriage. They have been blessed with two lovely children. His wife Suchi is a practicing dentist. There isn’t much information given about his personal life as he tends to be busy taking new heights and getting more recirds in his mountaineering career.
He has earned a lot first from his military career and currently from his mountaineering career as he has received several records including the fastest ascent of Mount Everest, Lhotse, and Makalu with a time frame of 2days and 30 minutes and also the fastest ascent of all of the 14 eight thousand mountains with a time frame of 6months and 6days traveling with the aid of supplemental oxygen.
Nims Purja also starred in the mountaineering movie ’14 Peaks: Nothing Is Impossible’, published a mountaineering book, owns a mountaineering enterprise, and also stands as the brand ambassador of several brands.
He lost his mother back in 2020 and his father was once a Gurkha soldier from India. Nims Purja is a mountaineer who never looses focus and keeps trying to hit many other records in his career. He is very dedicated to his works and tries also to spend time with his family.
Nirmal Purja is also known as Nims Purja is a British mountaineer born on the 25th of July in Myagdi, Gandaki province of Nepal and formerly served in the British army.
He is the youngest of 4 siblings with his brothers also being members of the British army force. He joined the Gurkha brigade in 2003 and joined the special boat service in 2009 making him the first Gurkha to join the special boat service.
He left the military just after becoming a Lance corporal in 2018 to become a mountaineer.
As a mountaineer he currently holds the fastest ascent of all the 14 eight thousand mountains with a time record of 6months and 6days. He also holds the record of the fastest ascent of mount Everest, Lhotse and Makalu with a time record of 2days and 30minutes. He is the brand ambassador of the Bremont project impossible, the face of various brands, the owner of a mountaineering enterprise a has starred in a mountaineering movie.
He is married to Suchi Purja and have 2 children together. Nims Purja currently has a net worth of about $1.5 million which he has earned from his career and various other means.