Send mail
+7 (800) 222-88-48
+7 (495) 642-88-66
Order call back
 
News Club About Us
Start page » News » Articles

Great Success of the Congress of Everest Climbers

       
1
 
   

09/11/2012 21:34

It was not like a Congress, it was a real holiday.Holidayof meetings, celebration of gratitude. More than 60 climbers from 10 countries of the former Soviet Union gathered in the lecture hall of thePolytechnicMuseum. UIAA President Fritz Vrejlandt was a guest of honor of the event. All the climbers on Everest were awarded by Commemorative " Mount Everest Climber", specially made for this day. All members of the Congress and the spectators were unanimous gratitude to the organizers.

 

 

Fritz Vrejlandt

 

Mountaineering Federation of Russia and the 7 Summits Club were the organizers of this unforgettable event.

 

 

Veteran of mountaineering, Professor Ivan Bogachev spoke about the history of preparation of the first expedition to Everest in theSoviet Union. The decision was made in 1948. Legendary Eugene Abalakov was then the main initiator of the organization of the expedition. After his death, Kirill Kuzmin took the preparation for Everest for himself. In 1959, an expedition was completely ready, but her departure was canceled due to the uprising in Tibet.

 

 

Only in 1982, the dream was realized for our climbers. 11 climbers have reached the top of the World by a new, very difficult route. This achievement has had a huge impact on all of us.

 

Climbers of 1982

 

 

In 1990, the new Russian flag was first raised on Everest. President of the Russian mountaineering federation Andrey Volkov was then among climbers.

 

 

In 1996, a team fromKrasnoyarskopened a new route (couloir Zakharova) on the northeast side ofMount Everest. In 2004, the national team under the leadership of Viktor Kozlov made a new route on the center of the North Face of Everest.

 

 

In the new century, a new life has come to Everest. Alexander Abramov, became a main person inRussiaon Everest. Total Alex participated in 12 expeditions to Everest, 10 of them as a leader. Dozens of climbers thanked him for his help in the realization of their dream.

 

Alex (on the left) and apart of the 7 Summits Clib Everest summiters

Photos of Danila Kolodin

 

Summiters from Ukraine (from left): Victor Bobok (3 different routes), Sergey Kovalev,Sergey Bershov, Mstislav Gorbenko, Igor Svergun, Alexey Bokov

 

Ivan Dusharin (3 times) came direct from Mount Kosciuszko

 (project Alpari - 7 Summits for 300 days)

 Anatoly Ovchinnikov - 85 years

 

Kazbek Khamitsaev from North Osetia

 

 

Kazbek Valiev

 

Fritz Vrejlandt and Andrey Volkov

 

Sergey Bershov

 

Vladimir Shataev

 

Maxut Zhumaev and Visily Pevtsov

 

Alexey Ovchinnikov, Sergey Bershov and Anna Arinina (second Russian woman on Everest)

 

 

Victor Kozlov

 

Alltogher

 

 

 

Comments
# 1. guide ukrainian, 15/11/2012 14:22
Everyone who loves skiing should pay more attention to Ukrainian ski resorts. This region develops very fast. Carpathians become more and more popular among skiers of Ukraine and the world. Such resorts as Slavske or Dragobrat are symbols of perfect skiing and comfortable hotels. Just read about Ukrainian places for skiing http://ukraine-vacation-guide.com/publ/ukraine_ski/15 and remember that conditions become more and more comfortable every year!
# 2. vacation ukrainian, 20/12/2012 22:53
Good news for skiers! Ukraine Vacation Guide discovered that almost the whole country is covered with snow! Carpathian ski resorts are ready for skiing! Crimea will be covered with snow next week. You can choose a place for alpine skiing on this directory of Ukraine ski resorts http://ukraine-vacation-guide.com/publ/ukraine_ski/15 Don’t waste your chance to discover Ukraine and have a grate skiing vacation! In Ukraine travel guide you will find accommodation, transfers and everything you need for a comfortable Ukraine tourism.
# 3. CECILE32Clay Clay, 30/12/2012 06:24
I had got a dream to make my own commerce, but I did not have enough amount of cash to do it. Thank God my friend proposed to utilize the loan. Hence I received the financial loan and realized my old dream.
* Surname:
* Name:
* E-mail:
* Comment:

7 Summits Club LTD info@7summitsclub.com

Moscow , +7 (800) 222-88-48, +7 (495) 642-88-66

 

Top
       
We are in social networks
 
chat
 Your name: 
 Email or telephone: 
 Your quest: