The group of the 7 Summits Club "Double two" began its journey through Mexico

Hello everyone from Mexico! Today, the group "Double Two" arrived in the capital of Mexico City. We walked around the city, saw the local sights of the city, listened to local musicians. In general, we are preparing for the ascent. Guide ... read more

Hello everyone from Mexico! Today, the group "Double Two" arrived in the capital of Mexico City. We walked around the city, saw the local sights of the city, listened to local musicians. In general, we are preparing for the ascent. Guide Alexander Dorojukov.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Summit! The group of the 7 Summits Club EKSMO climbed Mount Orizaba in bad weather conditions

Alex Abramov from Mexico: So, the ascent on the Peak Orizaba took place. 8 members of the EKSMO team reached the top in bad weather. The hard climb lasted 15 hours. At the end of the day it began to snow, and we were caught in the rain ... read more

Alex Abramov from Mexico: So, the ascent on the Peak Orizaba took place. 8 members of the EKSMO team reached the top in bad weather. The hard climb lasted 15 hours. At the end of the day it began to snow, and we were caught in the rain below. But we did it! The whole team is already resting in the city of Puebla. We invite everyone to join us at Orizaba in February.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Summit! The team of the 7  Summits Club EKSMO climbed Mount Sierra Negra for acclimatization

Alexander Abramov from Mexico: Today is a significant day for the EKSMO team. We reached the mountains. Today we made an ascent on the peak of Sierra Negra. The whole team in a single rush climbed to the top of 4600 m. This is a good ... read more

Alexander Abramov from Mexico: Today is a significant day for the EKSMO team. We reached the mountains. Today we made an ascent on the peak of Sierra Negra. The whole team in a single rush climbed to the top of 4600 m. This is a good acclimatization. All day Orizaba was covered with clouds. And so, in the evening, the summit was opened. Tomorrow the team goes to spend the night in the Base camp at an altitude of 4100 m.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A new group of the 7 Summits Club has arrived in Mexico. This is the EKSMO team

Alex Abramov from Mexico: Today, a new team of climbers on Orizaba arrived in Mexico City. This is the EKSMO team.There was a delay at the airport with passports, but then everyone cheerfully went on a tour of the old city. Even ate the ... read more

Alex Abramov from Mexico: Today, a new team of climbers on Orizaba arrived in Mexico City. This is the EKSMO team.There was a delay at the airport with passports, but then everyone cheerfully went on a tour of the old city. Even ate the famous tacos. Everyone is happy that they were able to escape from coronavirus Moscow. True, to coronavirus Mexico City. There are plenty of police everywhere. Restaurants are closed. But we are not discouraged. Everyone liked the night Mexico City and Lyuba Ivanova's excursion.

Tomorrow there will be a trip around the city, through the paintings of moralist artists. And move to Puebla. On the way, we will visit the largest pyramid in Mexico.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Summit! Members of the 7 Summits Club group led by Alexander Abramov successfully climbed the Orizaba volcano

The group of the 7 Summits Club led by Alexander Abramov climbed the highest peak in Mexico, the highest volcano in North America, Mount Orizaba (5700 meters). The climbers reached the summit at 9-30 local time, which is 18-30 Moscow time. ... read more

The group of the 7 Summits Club led by Alexander Abramov climbed the highest peak in Mexico, the highest volcano in North America, Mount Orizaba (5700 meters). The climbers reached the summit at 9-30 local time, which is 18-30 Moscow time. The team: Julia Yatsuta, Julia Urozhaeva, Ivan Bejanov, Nastya Lazebnik and Vitaly Sorochenkov. The climbers successfully overcame the strong wind and frost. Our Congratulations!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The most persistent members of the team of the 7 Summits Club will try to climb Orizaba on the second attempt

Alex Abramov from Mexico: It's 15: 00 local time. Our team of 6 people again goes to storm Orizaba. The wind is weakening. Our group: Alex Abramov, Julia Yatsuta, Julia Urozhaeva, Ivan Bejanov, Nastya Lazebnikh, Vitaly Sorochenkov. The wind ... read more

Alex Abramov from Mexico: It's 15: 00 local time. Our team of 6 people again goes to storm Orizaba. The wind is weakening. Our group: Alex Abramov, Julia Yatsuta, Julia Urozhaeva, Ivan Bejanov, Nastya Lazebnikh, Vitaly Sorochenkov. The wind should ease by nightfall. This is our plan. We took  for each member a local guide. A total of 4 local guides and me - Abramov. Plus 6 porters. And we are going to spend a night in camp 4700, then, according to the plan, at 3:30 in the morning, we will start to climb. We must go to Orizaba and descend quickly. The team should already arrive at the airport and fly home at 1 a.m. next day. We have a very ambitious plan!

 

 

 

 

 

 

The first attempt to climb Mount Orizaba by the team of the 7 Summits Club was stopped by a strong wind

Alex Abramov, President of the 7 Summits Club, guide of the group from Mexico: Today, the team of the 7 Summits Club ("friends of Fyodor Konyukhov") reached a height of 5100m in a hurricane wind. The wind had a speed of 75 km per hour. All ... read more

Alex Abramov, President of the 7 Summits Club, guide of the group from Mexico:

Today, the team of the 7 Summits Club ("friends of Fyodor Konyukhov") reached a height of 5100m in a hurricane wind. The wind had a speed of 75 km per hour. All night the wind tore the tents at 4600. And in the base camp, all the tents just flew through the air, broke half of them. Dust clogged everywhere. Tomorrow, the team plans a second assault attempt. Wish us luck!