Tenzing Norgay was the son of poor Tibetan immigrants living in Nepal. Edmund Hillary was a humble beekeeper from New Zealand, who dreamed of adventures he could never hope to experience. Everest was the ultimate adventure, its peak the highest point on Earth, stretching beyond the clouds. In 1953, Tenzing Norgay and Edmund Hillary joined a team of explorers determined to reach its top. Armed with little more than their courage, their determination and a belief in each other, would that be enough to achieve the impossible, what no man had done before?