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  Mt. Everest 2007: SummitClimb Tibet Everest 2007:  Arnold is back!


Arnold is back!

Hello EverestNews.com. This is Arnold, the leader of the SummitClimb Everest-Tibet Expedition. Today five new North Col members arrived to join our expedition and get a basic experience in climbing in the mountains. Climbing the North Col they will join our real Everest team and experience what is going on.

Climbing to the North Col at 7,020 meters is not so hard. And they will experience everything that comes about in a high altitude expedition. They have to trek to ABC first and adapt slowly to the altitude. After that they can leave for the challenging ground to the North Col. During the climb they will see the effects of the lights deep in the valley and once on the North Col they will get a fabulous view of the real heighth. Climbing the North Col is the perfect place to see if you can handle real altitude. These are our new North Col members- Michael from Australia, David from Australia, Bruce from the US, Nick from Australia, and Eric from the UK. We wish them the best of luck!! .bye bye

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Millet One 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 collar.

Expedition footwear for mountaineering in conditions of extreme cold.  NOTE US SIZES LISTED. See more here.

A cold 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.

 






 

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