President of 7 Summits Club
Master of Sports of the USSR in Mountaineering, Climbing instructor and mountain guide, mountain cameraman.
Chairman of Trainers’ Council of Moscow Climbing Federation. Chairman of Moscow Ice-Climbing Committee.
Chairman deputy of Russia Ice-Climbing Committee. Member of the Russian Geographic Society.
Organizer and leader of several famous projects, such as:“7 Summits”, “Land-Rover on Elbrus summit”.
Has been involved in climbing and organization of expeditions and competitions for over 20 years.
First Russian woman to complete 7 Summits.
Third Russian woman to climb Everest.
Mountain guide. Director of 7 Summits Club.
Organizes expedition professionally for over 10 years.
Made over 100 ascents in different countries.
For the year 2016 - 3 Everest Summits
Vladimir went to mountaineering at 2006. He started work as a guide on Mount Elbrus in 2010, has made more than 60 ascents as a guide to Elbrus from the south, north, traverse. As a guide, Kotlyar made climb on Mount Kazbek (from the Ossetian and Georgian), Kilimanjaro (Africa), Island Peak (Nepal), Aconcagua (Argentina).