Today at 5 a.m. on Nepal Lhakpa Sherpa reached the summit of Everest. This is her 7th summit (the world record for the women). By 8 a.m., the first group of 7 Summits Club expedition was standing on top of the world, as follows:
Alexander Abramov (7th time at the top)
Lyudmila Korobeshko (3rd time at the top)
Alex and Luda - the world's first couple three times climbed Mount Everest
Liana Chabdarova was forced to stop climbing on 8500 due to a headache.
Now all go down in order to reach to the evening camp ABC at 6400 ...
From Press release The 7 Summits Club Everest expedition:
Number of members - 26 people, including 16 people who plan to climb to the highest point - 8,848 meters. The climb will be carried out by the classical route from the north, from Tibet. All members of the expedition are planning to climb using artificial oxygen produced in Russia. A large group of high-altitude porters and kitchen staff (Sherpas nationality) will run with the expedition team. The service will be provided by Nepalese company 7 Summits Adventures.
Expedition leader - Alexander Abramov. This will be his 14th expedition as leader on the world's highest peak
List of participants:
With Permit Everest (8848 m)
Olegs Pimenovs. Latvia.
Igor Demyanenko. Russia.
Janusz Kochanski. Poland.
Vladislav Moroz. Russia.
Roman Reutov. Russia. The representative of the company Yandex.
Liana Chabdarova. Russia.
Irena Kharazova. Russia.
Lynn Hanna. Northern Ireland.
Lay Kwai Chung. China.
Tatiana Yalovchak. Ukraine.
Cameramen (permit for Everest - 8,848 m)
Denis Provalov. Russia.
Vladimir Kotlyar. Russia.
Guides (permit for Everest - 8,848 m)
Alexander Abramov. Russia. 6 summits.
Sergey Larin. Russia. 4 summits.
Lyudmila Korobeshko. Russia. 2 summits.
Noel Hanna. Northern Ireland. 7 summits.
Total the top of Everest climbers 16 (12 + 4)
Planned record achievements:
Alexander Abramov - Ludmila Korobeshko: 3rd ascent of couples, the first time in the world.
Lynn Hanna - Noel Hannah: 1st in the history of climbing couples on two routes (South – North).
Liana Chabdarova: first Balkar woman.
Tatiana Yalovchak: the first woman from Ukraine.
Roman Reutov: panoramic shot record on Everest.