Alex Abramov from Kathmandu: today we celebrate the Nepalese New year, tomorrow we fly to Lhasa

Hello! It is Alex Abramov from Nepal. Congratulations on your New, 2072-m year! Yes, You heard right, in Nepal tonight all celebrate such a date. Generally, the holiday goes for a holiday: Day of cosmonautics, Easter, and now the New Year. ... read more

Hello! It is Alex Abramov from Nepal. Congratulations on your New, 2072-m year! Yes, You heard right, in Nepal tonight all celebrate such a date. Generally, the holiday goes for a holiday: Day of cosmonautics, Easter, and now the New Year. And we're all here. Today we visited the Russian Embassy at the invitation of the Ambassador. Father Seraphim blessed our expedition to secure success. And finally, tomorrow all of our holidays are over. Tomorrow at 9am we will leave the hotel and around 11 a.m. we fly to Lhasa. And there, as we have just seen on the weather forecast, temperatures of minus six degrees.

Serious expedition begins. Our team is 20 people, including our movie crew. Goodbye!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

More congratulations on the Golden Axe! Now this is a historical fact!

Alexander Gukov and Alex Lonchinsky (a guide of the & Summits Club) received last night a well-deserved award for the world's best climbing achievement 2014. Again, we congratulate our boys! For the second time in history, the 7 summits ... read more

Alexander Gukov and Alex Lonchinsky (a guide of the & Summits Club) received last night a well-deserved award for the world's best climbing achievement 2014. Again, we congratulate our boys! For the second time in history, the 7 summits Club participates in the winning this prestigious trophy. Waiting for them home, and while we will try to convey the atmosphere of celebration with the help of a borrowed online photos...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

News of the expedition to the Pyramid Carstenzs: today summit bid is possible

We received two messages from the head of the expedition to the Pyramid Carstenzs (Indonesia, the island of Papua New Guinea) a guide of 7 summits Club Olga Rumyantseva. Sunday 12 April: "We came to camp 4. On the way we enjoyed the ... read more

We received two messages from the head of the expedition to the Pyramid Carstenzs (Indonesia, the island of Papua New Guinea) a guide of 7 summits Club Olga Rumyantseva.

Sunday 12 April:

"We came to camp 4. On the way we enjoyed the beautiful views. After he arranged the camp and had lunch, we held a technical training with elements of the jumar ascends and Tyrolean traverse (that's all we will meet very soon on the ascent"

Monday 13 April:

"We got to base camp. All is well. And if the weather permits, today we will go on summit climbing"

 

 

 

A few photos from past expeditions

Beautiful views on the way to and from base camp

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Base camp

 

 

 

Tyrolean traverse

 

Alex Abramov from Kathmandu: all members and guides arrived, the expedition Everest begins

Yesterday our team arrived in Kathmandu. After a short briefing and “distribution of elephants”, shirts and jackets, all met at the party. Russian Ambassador to Nepal Sergey Velichkin came to meet and greeted us. By tradition, ... read more

Yesterday our team arrived in Kathmandu.

After a short briefing and “distribution of elephants”, shirts and jackets, all met at the party. Russian Ambassador to Nepal Sergey Velichkin came to meet and greeted us.

By tradition, the party was held in the chambers of the former Royal Palace, in the end of it there was a disco. And why not? All team members have long been on planes, and wanted to move.

Today our entire team is invited to the Embassy.

Fully photo gallery of our Everest expedition.....