Publication: ExplorersWeb

First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Russian-Ukraine Climbers Summit Holy Peak Together

(Newsdesk) RussianClimb sent word that a small Russian-Ukraine expedition reached the top of holy mountain Ararat (5137 m) on September 12. The climb was devoted to the International Peace Day.In repeat of the Earth Day 20 International Everest Peace ... [Published ExplorersWeb - 20 hours ago]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Avalanche on Lhotse, Shishapangma Summit Push and Progress

(By ) Post monsoon climbing season strides forward, as some teams get ready for summit pushes. Contrarily, some climbers are still trekking to the mountains. Snow and weather conditions also vary significantly, mountain to mountain.Lhotse: Avalanche and ... [Published ExplorersWeb - Sep 19 2014]
Entities: Avalanche, Push, Cho Oyu
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Video: Inside the Brawl on Mt. Everest

(Newsdesk) Last year April, the Everest Sherpa rope fixing team claimed Ueli Steck and Simone Moro kicked ice on them while they were working on the Lhotse wall, which lead to a brawl between the Sherpa and the mountaineers at Camp 2.Moro and Steck planned ... [Published ExplorersWeb - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Fall 2014: Arrivals at BCs and Acclimatization Continue

(By ) Climbers on Manaslu are getting ready for first summit push by next week. Cho Oyu and Shishapangma teams have reached C1. Makalu and Dhaulagiri climbers are still trekking towards BCs, whereas Koreans have kicked off the climb on Lhotse. Lhotse ... [Published ExplorersWeb - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

From Summer Season: First Ascent of G-V, Unattempt on G-IV

(By ) At the beginning of summer season, we mentioned about a couple of teams that were heading towards less climbed peaks in Gasherbrum massif. Kyle Dempster and Urban Novak’s plan was to craft a new route on Shining Wall of Gasherbrum IV in alpine style. ... [Published ExplorersWeb - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Eyes on Burma: Adventurers Take Advantage of Loosening of

(Kyle Henning) The country of Burma/Myanmar is rapidly changing. So much so that the world cannot even agree by which name to call it. After almost 50 years of rule by a military dictatorship, a new government and constitution has opened up the country ... [Published ExplorersWeb - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Fall 2014: Teams Roll On to Base Camps

(By ) Mountaineering teams are reaching the big mountains, as monsoon rains recede. Several expeditions have just established the Base Camps, and are about to kick off their climbs.LhotseThe Korean Lhotse Team reached South Face BC on September 3rd, amidst ... [Published ExplorersWeb - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Esmeralda Expedition: ExWeb Interview with Francesco

(By ) Italian-born Francesco Magistrali is in Santiago, Chile after mountain biking from Ushuaia, Argentina at the southern tip of South America. Ahead of him lays a long journey of cycling, trekking, and kayaking from the Pacific Ocean to the Atlantic ... [Published ExplorersWeb - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Great Pacific Race: ExWeb interview with Chris Martin, Race

(By ) Recently the inauguration Race of the Great Pacific Row, took place across a partial crossing of the Pacific Ocean; 2,100 nautical miles from Monterey, California to Waikiki, Hawaii (land to island).Race Director, Chris Martin, sent over news about ... [Published ExplorersWeb - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Walking the Nile: Levison Wood Finished

(By ) After nearly nine months of walking through six countries, Levison Wood has reached the shores of the Mediterranean Sea in North Africa on August 30th. With a surprise greeting from his parents in Rasheed, Egypt, he ended his 5,000km trek by running ... [Published ExplorersWeb - Sep 01 2014]
Entities: Wood, Egypt, Sudan
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Elbrus record? Still belongs to Andrzej Bargiel,

(Newsdesk) Veteran Elbrus editor/co-organizer Lena Laletina from RussianClimb shot over a headsup to ExplorersWeb regarding an incorrect Elbrus record. Lots of media got it wrong earlier this week Lena said, so here goes for the books:"Russian Vitaly ... [Published ExplorersWeb - Aug 28 2014]
Entities: Andrzej Bargiel, Moscow
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Fall 2014: Lhotse South Face, Makalu SE Ridge, Shishapangma

(By ) It’s time for a Korean attempt on mystifying South Face of Lhotse, a British Military tri-services team on Makalu’s challenging SE Ridge, and several expeditions to favorite post-Monsoon mountains - Manaslu and Cho Oyu. Carlos Soria will make another ... [Published ExplorersWeb - Aug 28 2014]
Entities: Cho Oyu, Carlos Soria, Nepal

Quotes

ExWeb interview with Simone Moro: "Garrett Madison's report is completely false”"
...Urban was worried, "Ales is a close friend; he was my climbing mentor when I first started." As the search for missing climbers continued without success, it became obvious that G-IV expedition wasn’t likely anymore...
"I'm very sad that a lot of media write about the Elbrus record without mentioning the real record, belonging to Bargiel" Lena noted
...from Kirken, Liverpool Land, Greenland, that they have made their first ascent at UTC 18:30, whereafter they returned to their boat, Ntombifuti, "Safe. Exhausted. Hungry. Happy.”"

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Russian-Ukraine Climbers Summit Holy Peak Together [Published ExplorersWeb - 20 hours ago]
Avalanche on Lhotse, Shishapangma Summit Push a... [Published ExplorersWeb - Sep 19 2014]
Video: Inside the Brawl on Mt. Everest [Published ExplorersWeb - Sep 16 2014]
Fall 2014: Arrivals at BCs and Acclimatization ... [Published ExplorersWeb - Sep 15 2014]
From Summer Season: First Ascent of G-V, Unatte... [Published ExplorersWeb - Sep 12 2014]
Eyes on Burma: Adventurers Take Advantage of Lo... [Published ExplorersWeb - Sep 11 2014]
Fall 2014: Teams Roll On to Base Camps [Published ExplorersWeb - Sep 09 2014]
Esmeralda Expedition: ExWeb Interview with Fran... [Published ExplorersWeb - Sep 03 2014]
Great Pacific Race: ExWeb interview with Chris ... [Published ExplorersWeb - Sep 02 2014]
Walking the Nile: Levison Wood Finished [Published ExplorersWeb - Sep 01 2014]
Fall 2014: Lhotse South Face, Makalu SE Ridge, ... [Published ExplorersWeb - Aug 28 2014]
Elbrus record? Still belongs to Andrzej Bargiel, [Published ExplorersWeb - Aug 28 2014]
A journey to the South Pole in a wheelchair [Published ExplorersWeb - Aug 27 2014]
New satellite map of Antarctica freely available [Published ExplorersWeb - Aug 26 2014]
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