Portuguese Alpinist Joćo Garcķa
and Antonio Coelho will be climbing Kangchenjunga with Andrew Lock
independently of Ralf Dujmovits and Gerlinde Kaltenbrunner and joined by
Hirotaka Takeuchi and Veikka Gustafsson but sharing the same permit, they will
attempt the peak from its South side.
Joao Garcia 14 x 8000 Project
Conquering the World Highest
Garcia/Millenium BCP Project "Conquering the world Hieghest Peaks"
project of the portuguese climber Joćo garcia with the suport of Millennium
BCP portuguese bank.
challenge is, until 2010, to reach the eight summits that he still needs to
conquer of the 14 mountains with more than eight thousand meters .
2006 -Kangchenjunga 8586 m - Nepal/China
Shisha Pangma 8046 m China (Tibet)
K2 8611 m Paquistan/China
Makalu 8463 m Nepal/China/Tibet
Manaslu 8163 m Nepal
Annapurna 8091m -Nepal -
Broad Peak 8047 m -Paquistan/China
Nanga Parbat 8125 m - Paquistan
Until 2010 Joao Garcia will
try to ascend the 14 8000, he have summited 6 without O2 include Everest .
Antonio Coelho will be
equiped by MILLET.
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
Expedition footwear for
mountaineering in conditions of extreme cold. NOTE US
SIZES LISTED. See more here.
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.