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  Mt. Everest 2005: Vojvodina Everest Expedition 2005: Make that three Summits!


Update June 6th, 2005:  Iso Planic Member - Age: 39 Country: Yugoslavia Summtted on 29 May 2005 at 06:10 (Nepali Time)

Mr. Dawa Gel Sherpa
Age: 31
Climbing Guide
Summtted on 29 May 2005 at 06:10 (Nepali Time)

Mr. Kami Sherpa
Climbing Sherpa
Nepal
Summtted on 29 May 2005 at 06:10 (Nepali Time)

 

Iso Planić (Yugoslavia and Dawa Gel Sherpa (Nepali) on the summit of Mt. Everest (Spring 2005)

Vojvodinean Everest Expedition Team with organizer, Ganesh Neupane

 Organized by Monterosa Treks and Expedition

Update: Vojvodinean expedition on the top: Messages from the Team

Serbia, May 29th, 8.00 AM - Members of Vojvodinean expedition "Everest 2005"  confirmed that one climber with one Sherpa overrun the top of the world. Climber Iso  Planic was faster than other 3 members of his team who enforced to turn back because of wind.

Mr. Planic and Sherpa seized a short period with lower wind to summit Everest and luckily came down in HC (8300).

We are waiting for details Vojvodina on Everest, Serbia on Himalayas

 

Great greetings to all in Serbia below  cold, cruel and stormy winded

Mount Everest. This morning, 8.10 AM (local time) or 2.00 AM (MET) Iso Planic, one of four climbers Vojvodinean expedition "Everest 2005"  summit Mount Everest (8.848 m). Four climbers pushed up (from HC 8300 m) at midnight (local time). Weather has not betoken, wind was  to strong and it was frosty all around. Vojvodinean team have hoping in nocturnal standstill when wind is lower. Iso Planic was fast enough to outrun  the morning wind. The others did not, unfortunately. We are expecting them in BC (6400 m) tomorrow. With this summit, our expedition "Everest 2005" was successful, I mean.  Miodrag Jovovic, leader of Expedition

Dispatches

Vojvodina is the northern province of Serbia and Montenegro. It is located in the heart of the Balkans 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.

The expedition is being organized by the Mountaineering Association of Vojvodina. The members of the team are as follows, Miodrag Jovovic, Milivoj Erdeljan, Goran Ferlan, Andor Luhovic, Mirjana Vasut, Mirjana Stevanovic, Iso Planic and Hoselito Bite.

 

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