WE ARE REFRESHING FOOD AND
14:28 PM (ET) BC - 5170 m. As we prolong our stay here because we have
probably to wait June, I have to go down to BC to refresh storage of food and
the others requisites. Fresh meat mostly. Weather is bad. It isn't 3 days
without strong wind ( 120 km/pH) We had not fixed ropes until yesterday -
India's Army team did it finally. Now we are waiting for 3 days of quietly
weather to make this why we are here. Mico Jovovic, leader of Vojvodinean
ABC - 6400 m: Our upsurge to the top we prorogued (delay) by reason of bad
weather. We appreciated that upsurge and return for only 3 days will be to
risque. Today is 56th day of our expedition and we still insist to save good
mood and patience.
seeing forecast, next window ought to be at the end of May. We are prepared
for it. Altitude camps are ready and our haversacks encased. We are in BC
(6400 m) and we are sane and smutty. May 21st it was first successful
Northside's upsurge to the top. unfortunately it was tragedy by reason of bad
weather. There is mountaineer from Slovenia missing
member of Vojvodinean expedition
expedition "Everest 2005"
May 19th ABC (6400 m) 11.00
Yesterday (18.00 PM Local
Time) it was meeting in ABC and it was making not agreement about nothing. One
hour later it was meeting again but in Russian agency Seven Summit. There were
members of expeditions from China, Norway, India's military (two teams) and
Vojvodina (Former Yugoslavia). They agreed that four men from China, Norway,
and the Indian Army team will fix the ropes from today (May 19th) to Saturday
This morning we have had
conference of our team which was full of tension. Two of us intend to go alone
and the other pair ought to be prompt for next chance. It was long debate. We
decided that most rescue day for the first team is the May 22nd because
forecast and bad weather we expect. So we will not separate our team and we
will wait. We are appreciative to
www.Everestnews.com for forecasts.
Thank you EverestNews.com,
you are real nice friend. Best regard to all, in Serbia especially.
M. Jovovic, leader of the
Note: They are waiting,
all of them!
Vojvodina is the northern
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in Southeast Europe. Although Vojvodina is flat, climbing has become a
tradition. The first Vojvodina climber to scale Mont Blanc was in 1924, since
then they have reached the summits of the highest peaks in South America,
Asia, Europe and Australia. The only peak they are missing is Everest and they
hope to climb to the summit in 2005.
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