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  Mt Everest and K2 Summiter: Ivan Vallejo Kangchenjunga 2006: Summit!


Ivan Vallejo on the summit of Kangchenjunga

Summit, Finally

TWELFTH EIGTH-THOUSAND  KANGCHENJUNGA 8.586m WITHOUT OYGEN, Ecuadorian Ivan Vallejo and Portuguese Joao Garcia reached the summit of Kanchenjunga on Monday, May 22, around four in the afternoon, local time.  Both are happy but very tired, they decided to spend a night in C4.  They hope to return to base camp on Tuesday.

Thanks to all the sponsors and collaborators for making the success of Proyecto Desafío 14 (Challenge 14 Project) possible; to all Ecuadorians for the support we've got

Iván Vallejo Ricaurte

EXPEDITONEER

Translated from Spanish by Jorge Rivera

Millet One Sport Everest Boot  has made some minor changes by adding more Kevlar. USES Expeditions / High altitude / Mountaineering in extremely cold conditions / Isothermal to -75°F Gore-Tex® Top dry / Evazote Reinforcements with aramid threads. Avg. Weight: 5 lbs 13 oz Sizes: 5 - 14 DESCRIPTION Boot with semi-rigid shell and built-in Gore-Tex® gaiter reinforced by aramid threads, and removable inner slipper Automatic crampon attachment Non-compressive fastening Double zip, so easier to put on Microcellular midsole to increase insulation Removable inner slipper in aluminized alveolate Fiberglass and carbon footbed Cordura + Evazote upper Elasticated collar.

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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