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  Mt. Everest 2005: Majorca to Everest: Look at those clouds!


Update: The calm returns to the mountain [well sort of!, look at this picture!]

Tolo Quetglas will be able to follow its process of acclimatization thanks to the supply of new boots on the part of the famous climber Willy Benegas

Quetglas will arrange in three or four days a pair of new boots after having lost hers under the avalanche that took place yesterday, this way the climber will be able to be added to the rest of the group that is completing its process of acclimatization between Camp II at the moment (6.400m.) and III (7.200m.) before commencing at the end of May the final offensive to the Everest (8.848m.). Willy Benegas, Argentine climber and guide of "Mountain Madness", has been offered yesterday to facilitate new boots, taken to him directly from Katmandu, by 600 euros.

On the other hand the expeditionary ones hurt as a result of the avalanche recover favorably, and today they will be evacuated to several hospitals of Katmandu for its total recovery.

Dispatches

 

Millet One Sport Everest Boot Expedition and mountaineering boot for high altitude and extremely cold conditions. The Everest has conquered all 14 mountains over 8,000m and also the Seven Summits- and has now had a makeover to ensure continued peak preformance. With a newer sung, Alpine Fit, and even lighter Expedition footwear for mountaineering in conditions of extreme cold.  NOTE US SIZES LISTED. See more here.

 

A cold weather, high altitude double boot for extreme conditions The Olympus Mons is the perfect choice for 8000-meter peaks. This super lightweight double boot has a PE thermal insulating inner boot that is coupled with a thermo-reflective outer boot with an integrated gaiter. We used a super insulating lightweight PE outsole to keep the weight down and the TPU midsole is excellent for crampon compatibility and stability on steep terrain. WEIGHT: 39.86 oz • 1130 g LAST: Olympus Mons CONSTRUCTION: Inner: Slip lasted Outer: Board Lasted OUTER BOOT: Cordura® upper lined with dual-density PE micro-cellular thermal insulating closed cell foam and thermo-reflective aluminium facing/ Insulated removable footbed/ Vibram® rubber rand See more here.

 

 

 

 

 




 

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