May 11, 2011

Tomorrow should have started for the summit but for the May 15th 60+ km/hour strong winds forcasted on 8000m. On hold.Must choose wisely ΛΛΛ

May 9, 2011

Ready for the summit! Alex Gavan on Radio Guerrilla (in Romanian)

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May 8, 2011

C3 established, waiting for the summit push

Our plan for this climb up the mountain was to complete our acclimatization process and put ourselves in the position to have a try at the summit.  To do that, we wanted to sleep one night at 7000m and reach the next day around ...
May 8, 2011

Down to BC from 7000m after one of the windiest nights I've had in the Himalayas.Almost had no sleep. Dead tired. Photos/story coming soon.

May 7, 2011

With Pawel in C3-7000m on Kangch. Tiny litle tent, barely able to move inside, loads of condensation, soaking us wet. True masochistical.

May 6, 2011

Just arrived in C2 from BC.One umpleasant surprise among many: Sherpas from Seven Summit "borrowed" our stove for C3.At this altitude=crime.

May 2, 2011

Mountain conditions permitting we'll start for Camp 3-7100m the day after tomorrow. Luckily will then have our acclimatization completed.

April 30, 2011

The second biggest avalanche I saw in my life just came down thundering the walls of Talung-7349m before dinner. What a speechless sight!

April 29, 2011

Each evening, Sherpas of the international team burn incence on the Buddhist shrine close to my tent. Can feel the smell through the mist..

April 28, 2011

Latest forecast: today starting 7 days of snowfall; hope this is wrong or it seems we are going to have sharpened our patience skills. ZEN


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