About Selebelo Selamolela
A civil engineer by profession, Selebelo (Sele) Selamolela was born in the seventies and grew up in Soweto. He graduated as an engineer from the University of Cape Town, where he was an active member of the university’s Mountain and Ski Club and was involved in the club’s efforts to promote the sport of mountaineering in black communities.
Sele himself has climbed in four continents and has completed three of the seven summits. He works as a risk manager in the banking industry while completing his master’s degree in Financial Mathematics at the University of Cape Town. You Don’t Fool Around with Mountains is his first book.
Image courtesy of Everest Peace Project