The group of the 7 Summits Club held an acclimatization rotation and met interesting persons

 Guide the 7 Summits Club Maxim Shakirov: Our team is called"2+7". On August 16, we saw our goal - Mount Ararat. The walk from 2200 meters to the first camp (3 250m) took us exactly 5 hours. The health of the members was normal… ... read more

 Guide the 7 Summits Club Maxim Shakirov: Our team is called"2+7". On August 16, we saw our goal - Mount Ararat. The walk from 2200 meters to the first camp (3 250m) took us exactly 5 hours.

The health of the members was normal…

 The name of the team was confirmed today, August 17: Two members did not come out today for acclimatization due to poor health. The remaining 7 people climbed to a height of 3900 meters and returned to 1 camp at 3200.

On the way we met a group from Serbia, with which the famous fighter-boxer Fedor Emelyanenko goes to Ararat. A barefoot colorful character in the photo – that is a priest from Serbia.

 

 

Fedor is second from the right

 

 

 

Three groups of the 7 Summits Club climbed today Mount Elbrus

August 16. Beautiful morning, beautiful weather. Today, three groups of the 7 Summits Club reached the top of Mount Elbrus.  The group called "Entente" was the largest, 17 members and guides (the main guide – Andrey Berezin). ... read more

August 16. Beautiful morning, beautiful weather. Today, three groups of the 7 Summits Club reached the top of Mount Elbrus.  The group called "Entente" was the largest, 17 members and guides (the main guide – Andrey Berezin).

 

 

 

A group of Dutch climbers climbed under with guide Boris Egorov. Our guests danced at the top!

 

 

A group guided by Alexander Dorojukov removed during the climb amazing video:

 

Summit! Group of the 7 Summits Club climbed Mount Ararat

Guide of the 7 Summits Club Dmitry Ermakov: Today at 6: 30 in the morning, the whole group stood on the top of Ararat. The weather is wonderful, everything is fine. Now we have already gone down to camp 4100. Here we rest a little and go ... read more

Guide of the 7 Summits Club Dmitry Ermakov:

Today at 6: 30 in the morning, the whole group stood on the top of Ararat. The weather is wonderful, everything is fine. Now we have already gone down to camp 4100. Here we rest a little and go lower. Today we want to go down to the city and spend the night in a hotel. In general, all is well, all members are healthy and feel well.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SUMMIT! The Brazilian group of the 7 Summits Club climbed Mount Elbrus!

Guide the 7 Summits Club Sergei Avtomonov from Elbrus:   Viva Brazil!!!!  Guide the 7 Summits Club Sergei Avtomonov climbed the highest point of Europe with a group from Brazil.  The summit of Mount Elbrus was reached ... read more

Guide the 7 Summits Club Sergei Avtomonov from Elbrus:   Viva Brazil!!!!  Guide the 7 Summits Club Sergei Avtomonov climbed the highest point of Europe with a group from Brazil.  The summit of Mount Elbrus was reached  by all  team members that came to the ascent! Everyone was happy and now resting after the climb! We remained pleasant things: rewarding and the road home…

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Week summary

Last week our friends from RD Studio pleased us with the first two series of the film "The Man who always wanted more".  The main character – Vasily Shakhnovsky, who as part of the expeditions of the 7 Summits Club  climbed ... read more

Last week our friends from RD Studio pleased us with the first two series of the film "The Man who always wanted more".  The main character – Vasily Shakhnovsky, who as part of the expeditions of the 7 Summits Club  climbed Everest and performed the program "Seven Summits". Part 1 – MT. Kazbek. Part 2 – Manaslu. Complete our video news new film by Eugene Lesnitsky. This time about adventures in mountains of the USA.

In the mountains, meanwhile, our programs continue on a broad front. Elbrus is breaking all records of popularity,  after successful  climbs  last week, to new a week from 7 Summits Club came three groups. Sergei Larin with a group of fathers and sons climbed Kilimanjaro, and Vladimir Kotlyar with his group made acclimatization rotation on the slopes of Khan Tengri.

Good luck in the mountains!

 

Three groups of the 7 Summits Club began preparations for the ascent of Elbrus

Greetings from Elbrus!  Three large groups of 7 Summits Club began acclimatization rotation in the area of Elbrus.  The first outing was to the slopes of Mount Cheget. There the groups met and greeted each other. Tomorrow they all ... read more

Greetings from Elbrus!  Three large groups of 7 Summits Club began acclimatization rotation in the area of Elbrus.  The first outing was to the slopes of Mount Cheget. There the groups met and greeted each other. Tomorrow they all go to the slopes of Elbrus to continue acclimatization.

 

 

 

The second part of the documentary series "The Man who always wanted more." Climbing Manaslu with a team of the 7 Summits Club

RD Studio presented yesterday the second part of the documentary from 4 parts "The Man who always wanted more".  This is the story of a man who on the eve of his 60th birthday decided to climb Everest. But before climbing the highest ... read more

RD Studio presented yesterday the second part of the documentary from 4 parts "The Man who always wanted more".

 This is the story of a man who on the eve of his 60th birthday decided to climb Everest. But before climbing the highest mountain of the planet, he will climb three peaks in different parts of the world: Kazbek, Manaslu and Ohos del Salado. 

 

1 hero.

4 mountains.

4 films.

 

Film 2. "A man who has always wanted more. Manaslu"

 

 

Vasily Shakhnovsky was able to climb Kazbek. There will be a jump to 3 kilometers up. Mount Manaslu - the eight-thousand meter peaks of Nepal, one of the 14 eight-thousanders of the world. Unusually beautiful and avalanche dangerous.  The way to the top is blocked by numerous cracks and snow cornices. But the main danger is height. Never before Vasily was not above 8000.

 

 

Part 1. Kazbek

 

 

Other films RD Studio

 

The team of the 7 Summits Club climbed to the first camp on the slopes of the legendary Ararat

7 Summits, hello! This is a guide Dmitry Ermakov from the slopes of Ararat. Today we started from our hotel and saw Mount Ararat for the first time! We reached the end of the road and walked towards our first camp. The road was pleasant and ... read more

7 Summits, hello! This is a guide Dmitry Ermakov from the slopes of Ararat. Today we started from our hotel and saw Mount Ararat for the first time! We reached the end of the road and walked towards our first camp. The road was pleasant and not tense. Warm and good!  After 4 hours peaceful road we reached camp 3350 . Here even we were met by watermelons and grapes. Not a hike, but pure joy! And dinner is waiting ahead! Tomorrow we go higher!

 

 

 

 

 

 

The film about the trip to the mountain regions of the United States of the group of the 7 Summits Club from Eugene Lesnitsky

  In May, a group of the 7 Summits Club  held a mountaineering trip in the mountainous areas of the United States. Under the guidance of Alexander Lastochkin and Boris Egorov, the participants completed all training and climbing ... read more

 

In May, a group of the 7 Summits Club  held a mountaineering trip in the mountainous areas of the United States. Under the guidance of Alexander Lastochkin and Boris Egorov, the participants completed all training and climbing plans, and even more.  They learned a new special technique of rock climbing through the cracks, visited two mountain areas in Utah and Wyoming. As a result, the team climbed three towers: Fisher Tower, Castleton Tower and Devils Tower. 

 

 

 

Member of the trip Eugene Lesnitsky prepared a film about the adventures on the rocks of the United States in his traditional style:

 

The team of the 7 Summits Club has completed the acclimatization cycle on the slopes of Khan Tengri

Vladimir Kotlyar, guide of the 7 Summits Club :  Aloha, friends! Our team returned from acclimatization rotation. We climbed to the height of 6050.  We spent  nights at altitudes of 4200, 5200 and 5800.  Members of the ... read more

Vladimir Kotlyar, guide of the 7 Summits Club :  Aloha, friends! Our team returned from acclimatization rotation. We climbed to the height of 6050.  We spent  nights at altitudes of 4200, 5200 and 5800.  Members of the team tried using jumars at high altitude, it's a different feeling. All worked well! Now we will have a well-deserved rest and waiting for the weather window to storm the summit.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Summits ! The group of 7 Summits Club "Fathers and Sons" successfully climbed to the top of Mount Kilimanjaro

Sergey Larin, a guide of the 7 Summits Club: Kilimanjaro-3.  All members of the group "Fathers and Sons" reached the top of Kilimanjaro. It happened on August 10 at 9:30.     read more

Sergey Larin, a guide of the 7 Summits Club:

Kilimanjaro-3.  All members of the group "Fathers and Sons" reached the top of Kilimanjaro. It happened on August 10 at 9:30.

 

 

Summit! The largest group of the season of the 7 Summits Club climbed Mount Elbrus

  Andrey Berezin, the 7 Summits Club guide: news from Elbrus. Today, our group "Black Jack ", all members - 19 persons, reached the Western summit of Mount Elbrus.  We hasten to share this news with you. The weather today was ... read more

  Andrey Berezin, the 7 Summits Club guide: news from Elbrus. Today, our group "Black Jack ", all members - 19 persons, reached the Western summit of Mount Elbrus.  We hasten to share this news with you. The weather today was perfect. At the top: no cloud in the sky, no wind, stunning views of the Caucasus mountains.  That's all for today.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Summit! The Brazilian group of the 7 Summits Club guide Boris Egorov made a successful ascent of Mount Elbrus

Boris Egorov, a guide of the 7 Summits Club:  This is the final episode of our Brazilian series! We climbed to the top of Mount Elbrus! The weather was perfect today. The mountain let us did it and our Brazilian friends were happy to ... read more

Boris Egorov, a guide of the 7 Summits Club:

 This is the final episode of our Brazilian series! We climbed to the top of Mount Elbrus! The weather was perfect today. The mountain let us did it and our Brazilian friends were happy to tears. Today we already enjoy a shower and in general the benefits of civilization. The End.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A new Brazilian group of the 7 Summits Club started acclimatization before climbing Elbrus. Video from a drone!

Guide of the 7 Summits Club Sergei Avtomonov:  Hi!  And have a Brazilian mood!  We started the program with a new group from Brazil. Today we climbed to the top station of the cable car Cheget to a height of 3100. Then we ... read more

Guide of the 7 Summits Club Sergei Avtomonov:  Hi!  And have a Brazilian mood!  We started the program with a new group from Brazil. Today we climbed to the top station of the cable car Cheget to a height of 3100. Then we took the necessary equipment at the rent office and are going to move to the refuge National Park.

 

               

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The first film of the series "The Man who always wanted more" is dedicated to the ascent of the hero on Mount Kazbek with a group of the 7 Summits Club

  The first of the four parts of the film "The Man who always wanted more" is available on YouTube channel RD Studio.   Vasily Shakhnovsky climbs Mount Kazbek together with friends and guides of the 7 Summits Club:   ... read more

 

The first of the four parts of the film "The Man who always wanted more" is available on YouTube channel RD Studio.   Vasily Shakhnovsky climbs Mount Kazbek together with friends and guides of the 7 Summits Club:

 

 

 

The premiere of the second part will be held on Sunday, August 11 at 16-00. This time the expedition set out to conquer Mount Manaslu, one of the most beautiful and dangerous mountains of Nepal.

Two groups of the 7 Summits Club completed acclimatization before climbing Elbrus

 The group "Black Jack" (guides  Andrey Berezin and Alexander Dorogunov), the largest group this season, today  went to the Pastukhov Rocks. Members and guides climbed at a good pace.  On the way back it began to snow, ... read more

 The group "Black Jack" (guides  Andrey Berezin and Alexander Dorogunov), the largest group this season, today  went to the Pastukhov Rocks. Members and guides climbed at a good pace.  On the way back it began to snow, but they  were already returning.

 

 

 

 

 

The Brazilian group led by the guide Boris Egorov is also preparing to storm the summit of Elbrus, completing the acclimatization rotation.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The group of the 7 Summits Club on Khan Tengri held training sessions and goes to the big mountains

Aloha, friends and family! Here is a group of the 7 Summits Club, going to Khan Tengri under the leadership of Vladimir Kotlyar. We're OK! Today we held ice classes, remembered the technique of movement on the ice in crampons and with ice ... read more

Aloha, friends and family! Here is a group of the 7 Summits Club, going to Khan Tengri under the leadership of Vladimir Kotlyar. We're OK! Today we held ice classes, remembered the technique of movement on the ice in crampons and with ice axes, worked out the movement on glaciers and work with jumars on fixed ropes. Tomorrow we go to the big mountains for acclimatization. There will be no Internet, so only satellite communication.

 

 

 

 

 

 

The President of the 7 Summits Club Alexander Abramov received the commemorative medal for the world record at the South Pole

On January 12, an unusual event occurred at the South Pole. A group of 13 men came here on bicycles.  It was a team of the 7 Summits Club: 11 members plus guides Alexander Abramov and Artem Rostovtsev. For the first time the group on ... read more

On January 12, an unusual event occurred at the South Pole. A group of 13 men came here on bicycles.  It was a team of the 7 Summits Club: 11 members plus guides Alexander Abramov and Artem Rostovtsev. For the first time the group on two-wheeled bicycles reached the South Pole. And here's a little more than six months later, Alexander Abramov received medals for the world record reaching the South Pole by bicycle.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Summit! Group of the 7 Summits Club "Drinking monkey's" successfully climbed Mount Elbrus

Andrey Berezin, the group guide: Just the second day of August, and already the summit!  Today the group "Drinking monkey's" climbed to the highest point of Europe – Mount Elbrus (5642). August night was clear, but cold, so we ... read more

Andrey Berezin, the group guide:

Just the second day of August, and already the summit!  Today the group "Drinking monkey's" climbed to the highest point of Europe – Mount Elbrus (5642). August night was clear, but cold, so we warmed up only above the Saddle. And there is already near the summit, which we made certainly.  Congratulations to all of our group!

 

 

Summit! Chronicle of the ascent of the 7 Summits Club group on Kilimanjaro from Sergey Larin

 Sergey Larin, guide of the 7 Summits Club in Tanzania:   Kilimanjaro, day 5. 1.08. Camp Karanga - camp Barafu 4600m. Easiest 3 hours. At 14:00 we had lunch and went to rest. Dinner-Breakfast at 23:00. At midnight, start to ... read more

 Sergey Larin, guide of the 7 Summits Club in Tanzania:

  Kilimanjaro, day 5. 1.08. Camp Karanga - camp Barafu 4600m. Easiest 3 hours. At 14:00 we had lunch and went to rest. Dinner-Breakfast at 23:00. At midnight, start to the summit.

 Day 6. 2.08. The start of the ascent was exactly at 0:00. The weather has improved: the stars, the wind is weak, cold.  In the period from 7:30 to 8:30 all members of the group reached the top. Now we have all gone down to the Camp Barafu and prepare to go down to the camp Millennium 3800m...