As per the report of Liaison
officer, the following 2 members & 2 high altitude workers of Fukuoka
University Gyachung Kang Expedition 2005 team has been successful to scale
7952 meter high Mt. Gyachung Kang on 17th October, 2005.
17th October, 2005, 1:45 PM
1 Mr. Hiroshi Hanada
(45 Yrs) , Member, Electric Engineer, 23-20-5-Chome Chuou Koga-City Fukuoka
2 Mr. Eisuke Shigekuwa
(30 Yrs), Member, Reporter, 4-80 3-Chome Arato Chuou-Ku Fukuoka-City Japan.
3 Mr. Nima Tenji
Sherpa (25 Yrs), High Altitude Worker, Gaurishankar-1, Dolakha, Nepal.
4 Mr. Tamting Sherpa
(31 Yrs), High Altitude Worker, Gaurishankar -1, Dolakha, Nepal.
The 10 members Gyachung Kang
Expedition 2005 team was permitted to climb 7952 m. high Mt. Gyachung Kang
from South West Route for the period of 60 days from 17th October, 2005 under
the leadership of Mr. Yoshitaka Kawabe from Japan.
The handling agency of the
Expedition Team is "Rolwaling Trek & Expedition Pvt. Ltd.," Kathmandu, Nepal.
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
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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
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