NEWSLETTERS - Everest 2007

Newsletter 728 May 2007

SO...... with all these bloggers on the team it's hard to appear up to date with dispatches...but all our news is good, even if a little out of date. On the 21st and 22nd of May between...

Newsletter 618 May 2007

After an excellent 10 day rest at base camp the team got ready to start heading up the mountain for the final push. Health is good and spirits are high accross the board. The weather is being...

Newsletter 511 May 2007

Things are firming up for our summit attempts. David Tait reports in this afternoon that he has arrived in ABC to begin his exciting double traverse attempt. He hopes to summit ahead of us and...

Newsletter 46 May 2007

The climbing team is about 1/2 way through a pre-summit attempt acclimatization program: successive nights at the North Col and Camp 2. One group has finished and returned to ABC this AM and...

Newsletter 33 May 2007

Probably the most impressive thing of this entire expedition has occurred: our remarkable Sherpa team has summitted Everest and fixed ropes all the way to the top. I'm in awe of what...

Newsletter 227 April 2007

A snow day is a good time to reflect on how we are doing and where we are going. To date, there has been a lot of travel: plane, bus, and hiking (granted at high altitude). Now we are actually...

Newsletter 118 April 2007

Welcome to Himex/Everest 2007. Firstly it is worth explaining, for people who have been expecting an earlier dispatch, that the reason it has taken so long is that frankly not much has happened....

The Team17 April 2007

Expedition Leader: Russell Brice Guides: Dean Staples Bill Crouse Mark Woodward Hiroyuki Kuraoka Expedition Members (Summit): Mogens Jensen Rod...