ON TOP OF THE WORLD!

5/27/2010 Everest Summit – summary written on May 27, 2010 Since the summit day (May 24th), we have been on the move every day— descending from Camp 4 (C4) to Camp 2 (C2), then C2 to Everest Base Camp (EBC). Then packing and moving out…

THOUGHTS BEFORE THE EVEREST SUMMIT

5/17/2010 Waiting time was taxing. You are not sure how long the waiting time will be and how to plan your schedule. You worry if the summit window will come before Monsoon arrives. You worry if the icefall will still be safe to pass when we…

EVEREST – ROTATION 2

5/10/2010 May 4 – 8, 2010 My second rotation May 4: EBC – C1 (6000m) May 5: C1 – C2 (6500m) May 6: C2 – C3 (7200m), personal altitude record! May 7: C3 – C2 (6500m) May 8: C2 – EBC (5300m) This rotation is much more challenging…