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.
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