All news: 15 May 2016
Plan of the decisive attempt. Only official Information
May 15th on the first group going up: - Women's Russian team (Irena Kharazova, Liana Chabdarova and Lyudmila Korobeshko); - Vlad Moroz; - Oleg Pimenov; - Roman Reutov; - Vladimir Kotlyar; - Alexander Abramov. For ...
May 15th on the first group going up:
- Women's Russian team (Irena Kharazova, Liana Chabdarova and Lyudmila Korobeshko);
- Vlad Moroz;
- Oleg Pimenov;
- Roman Reutov;
- Vladimir Kotlyar;
- Alexander Abramov.
For the summit bid in a window on May 20-21
May 16th the second group starts:
- Noel Hanna;
- Hannah Lynn;
- Janusz Kochanski;
- Tatiana Yalovchak;
- Igor Demyanenko;
- Sergej Larin;
- Denis Provalov.
For the summit bid in a window on May 21-22
With the second group, but only to the North Col:
- Jamila Murtazina;
- Maxim Shakirov;
- Przemysław Simeon (Noel Group videooperator)
- Zbignew Wolny (Noel Group videooperator)
- Alexander Kubasov (RD studio videooperator).
From Press release:
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.