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  Everest and K2 Summiter Piotr Pustelnik Broad Peak 2005 going to Camp 2


Update 7/14/2005: This is a short message from Piotr Pustelnik. Messager sent by SMS: ...all of us will go up to the Camp II on the altitude 6400 m..."

Best regards, Wojtek Jemiolo

also, I have made a mistake ! I wrote that in Slovak's team are Martin Gablik and Stanislav Glejdura, but the true is that the second member of this team is Rudolf Bosjak not Stanislav Glejdura.

Sorry! Best wishes, Wojtek Jemiolo

Update: 7/12/2005: Today (12th of July) Piotr Pustelnik, Artur Hajzer and Sherpa in cooperation with Slovak team: Martin Gablik and Rudolf Bosjak, have settled the Camp I on the altitude 5400m. Piotr, Artur and Martin will plan to spend today's night in C1, and Stanislav with  Sherpa went down to BC for other fix ropes. Tomorrow they will come back to C1 and all five will plan to put fix ropes on the way to C2.  Best regards, Wojtek Jemiolo

Update 7/5/2005: first dispatch from the Lotto-MultiBank Gora Pragnien 2005 expedition:

 

After quick and effective completion of necessary requirements and

reception of the equipment the members of the expedition left Islamabad and the day before they reached the town Skardu. Yesterday the team started trekking towards Ascole and further to the Broad Peak BC. They  should reach the BC around 9 July.

 

best regards, Wojtek Jemiolo

Update 6/30/2005: Here is Piotr Pustelnik - Lotto - MultiBank Góra Pragnień expedition. In a few days I am going to Pakistan. We want to climb Broad Peak. Me, my partner Artur Hajzer and Slovak team: Martin Gablik and Rudolf Bosjak will try normal (Austrian) route on Broad Peak. I suppose we will establish Base Camp on July, 10. Wish us luck

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The local name of Broad peak is Faichan Kangri. The height of main peak is 8047 meters/26,401ft. It is called Broad Peak because of its breadth at the top. Broad Peak is one of the 8000 meters peaks which towers above the Concordia at the heart of the Karakorum range. It lies on the Pakistan/China frontier between K2 and the Gasherbrum peaks and was first climbed by four Austrians in 1957, including Kurt Diemberger and Herman Buhl.
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