Dear EverestNews.com, My father
Rainer Göschl and my mother Katharina have been in Pakistan, exactly in the
time of the earthquake. So they saw all the bad things there. Coming back my
father Rainer founded a charity drive in our homeland Styria (Austria). Many
people helped and we got some money.
In these hours my father
Rainer Göschl and my brother Sieghard are sitting in an airoplane to Pakistan.
Together with our friend Hasil Shar (G2 climber from Shimshal valley). They
will bring tents, sleeping bags, clothes and food to the poor victims in the
surroundings of Besham at high altitude. Hasil brought some things there some
weeks ago. He send my some pictures. The man with the red cap is our friend
In 2007 I´m planing an 50
years anniversary expedition to Broad Peak. To celebrate the style of Buhl,
Schmuck, Diemberger and Wintersteller we want to make acclimatisation on G2 or
G1. On BP we want to climb in pure alpine style in the footsteps of our
Greetings from Austria
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