May 17, 2011

Just went down to BC half an hour ago due to stomach problems while climbing between C2 and C3. Felt ill and weak beyound any hope of going

May 17, 2011

higher. Almost 60 days of expedition plus so much time, training, money, energy and faith involved for having now all the chances of missing

May 17, 2011

the only fair window of good weather on Kang this season. Pawel in C3 now, I hope tomorrow evening he will start for the summit from C4.

May 16, 2011

KANG SUMMIT PUSH. C1. Witnessed a magnificent sunset, almost full moon, not a gust of wind. Managed to split the soup for the second time.

May 15, 2011

Tomorrow starting for the summit.Conditions permitting,hope we'll reach it on May19th.Alexey Bolotov&co tried yesterday but seems nosucces:(

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)

Audio File

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.


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