April 30, 2016

Remembering my 30 april 2013 Shishapangma-8027m no oxygen climb | The summit video is here:

April 26, 2016

Visiting one of the schools being built right now through the #joy4nepal campaign following April 2015 earthquake |

April 25, 2016

Today, one year later after the Nepal earthquake, I still feel those 24 hours of the search and rescue so intense |

April 10, 2016

Annapurna expedition over. Too much unpredictability, too much danger. Planning a comeback |

April 7, 2016

Annapurna Expedition Update

It's over for now. Too much unpredictability, too much danger. Great moments and great work, nevertheless. Yesterday, while around 6.000m, half way up the ice wall under Camp 3, something did not feel quite right and I had the ...
March 30, 2016

"It is only with the heart one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye." #littleprince #30march #Magic #Dreams #annapurna

March 28, 2016

Annapurna Expedition Update

Some days of heavy snowfall up on the mountain, with avalanches tumbling down the slopes and keeping us at the Base Camp. The weather forecast gives for today a "real feel" on the summit of -45 degrees Celsius. Not wasted time, ...
March 26, 2016

Annapurna Expedition Update

Safe and sound to the Base Camp now, after finally establishing Camp 2, at 5.700m and spending one night there for acclimatisation. Perfect weather, but bellow Camp 2 one serac released some tones of ice just an hour after our ...
March 21, 2016

Annapurna Expedition Update

The strong spindrift was draining the energy away out of our bodies and out of our minds while climbing today to establish Camp 2, at 5.700m altitude. This combined with high avalanche risk made us retreat from middle way between ...
March 17, 2016

Annapurna Expedition Update

Annapurna Base Camp now, 4200m. Strong high winds. 4 vertical km to the summit. A beautiful huge overwhelming stepping stone towards the sky. And one last thing, hai sa vedem cum se vede daca scoti titlul: Annapurna Update, Alex ...


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