update: Serguey Bogomolov, Maxut Zhumayev, Vassily Pivtsov were at camp 4 and
thought to go up too
SEVEN SUMMITS CLUB EXPEDITION ON K2. At 15:00
on Almaty time in wardroom tent of the American expedition, all heads and
leaders of all commands K2 expeditions (8611 m.) have gathered. Japanese, the
Korean with Sherpa Nimgmaj, Americans, the Ecuadorian, the Austrians,
Kazahstan and the Russian. Authoritative weather forecast from Insburg from
Charlie Gabler has been sounded. The beginning of August will be with a light
wind of 50 km/hours, on August, 04th speed of a wind will decrease to 35
km/hour. In the night from 03 for August, 04th 2009 all climbers will
consolidate and go on storm together.
So, tomorrow the first climbers will leave Camp 1 and further go to the camps.
Some climbers start from Base Camp on Sunday at once in Camp 2, on Monday in
Camp 3 and in the night will go to the top.
God help us!
30.07.2009 - 16:31