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11 car crashes, 9 kidney stones and 2 strokes: Gqeberha dad survived it all and now he can add climbing Kilimanjaro to the list

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Shaheeh Soomar has ticked summiting Mount Kilimanjaro off his bucket list. (PHOTO: Supplied)
Shaheeh Soomar has ticked summiting Mount Kilimanjaro off his bucket list. (PHOTO: Supplied)

The journey of life comes with many twists and turns and the ability to handle them can test the mettle of the strongest person.

But if you ever need to look to someone for inspiration on how to deal with curveballs, Shaheen Soomar is your man.

The 43-year-old dad from Gqeberha has survived 11 car crashes, a hijacking, nine kidney stones, two strokes and a heart blockage yet it hasn’t stopped him from living life to the fullest.

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