Report - The Team are currently packing and preparing to
leave, they will meet at Heathrow on the 29th March, arriving into Kathmandu
30th March from which they will spend 3 days finishing packing all the
equipment, meeting there sherpas and sightseeing.
Adventure Peaks staff Jill & Dave are just finishing packing
60 blue barrels packed with all equipment and food (which can not be bought
locally), these start there journey by freight on the 19th March.
Once leaving Kathmandu the team will travel overland into
Tibet arriving at Everest Basecamp approx 6 days later. From here, once
basecamp (BC) is established and all communication systems have been set up
the team will email reports of their expedition and progress.
We would like to take this opportunity to wish the whole
team an enjoyable, safe expedition, and hope that they all achieve their goal.
Sport Everest Boot has made some minor changes by adding
more Kevlar. USES Expeditions / High
altitude / Mountaineering in extremely cold conditions / Isothermal to
-75°F Gore-Tex® Top dry / Evazote Reinforcements with aramid threads.
Avg. Weight: 5 lbs 13 oz Sizes: 5 - 14 DESCRIPTION Boot with semi-rigid
shell and built-in Gore-Tex® gaiter reinforced by aramid threads, and
removable inner slipper Automatic crampon attachment Non-compressive
fastening Double zip, so easier to put on Microcellular midsole to
increase insulation Removable inner slipper in aluminized alveolate
Fiberglass and carbon footbed Cordura + Evazote upper Elasticated
Expedition footwear for
mountaineering in conditions of extreme cold. NOTE US
SIZES LISTED. See more here.