Silvio Mondinelli (GNARO), MARIO MERELLI, MARIO PANZERI, DANIELE BERNASCONI,
CHRISTIAN GOBBI, ED VIESTURS AND VEIKKA are the climbers ready to head up.
Andrew Lock and
Abele Blanc (also
with 13 of the 14 done) and
Christian Kuntner (also with 13 of the 14 done)
are not with them at this point. Andrew, Charley Mace and Brendan Cusick are
at camp 2.
the climbers on Annapurna
north face are stopped by a strong storm of wind at Camp III.
The 7 climbers, Gnaro's team,
Ed Viesturs and Veikka will wait over there till tomorrow and see what's
The weather forecast said
that from Wednesday the wind will start to diminish, so if this will happen
the all climbers early in the morning they will try to start their summit
I will inform You about the
news I receive.
Editorial Note: Idel is
Silvio's wife and long time
contributor to EverestNews.com
Silvio will go to Annapurna around the 20 of March together with 4 Italian friends
(Mario Merelli, Christian Gobbi, Daniele Bernasconi, Mario Panzeri). They will
try on the North Face. After he will probably go with "Al filo de lo imposible"
team to Nanga Parbat.
Mondinelli, (1958), Mountain Guide, Alagna Valsesia, Italy reached the
Summit of Everest without Oxygen
on the 23rd May 2001. Since then he has added Summits of G1, G2 and
Four SUMMITS OF 8000M PEAKS IN 2001 FOR SILVIO.
meter peaks Summits in 2001 for Silvio. He is a rising star...
Summits of 8000 meter peaks
1996 Shishapangma (Central)
Silvio Mondinelli on
Autumn Annapurna 2002.
Silvio Mondinelli on
Winter Broad Peak.
In Spring of 2003 he was on
Everest and K2 in Spring 2004.
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