Cho Oyu News of our expedition 28 August 4 Oct.
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22 Sept - MEMBERS ARE HAVING A FEW DAYS REST AS THE SHERPAS ARE FIXING THE FINAL ROAPS TO THE SUMMIT. DANI
19 Sept - AFTER A VERY LONG DAY ALL MEMBERS ARE BACK AT ABC.
18 Sept - SO IMRESED WITH MY TEAM AS THEY ARE ALL NOW AT C2. FOR MANY THIS IS THE HIGHEST THEY HAVE EVER BEEN. WHAT AWSOME SHERPAS WE HAVE!! DANI
Camp 2. Photo Andreas Czymoch. Climber on way to camp 1. Photo Andreas Czymoch
17 Sept - ALL MEMBERS ARE DOING GREAT! AND ARE NOW @ C1.5 AND GETING READY FOR A NIGHTS SLEEP HERE. DANI
Ang Pasang crest the last frozen snow wave before camp 1.5. Juergen L. Photo. and climbing the ice step on the way to camp 1.5. photo by Matti S
16 Sept - ALL MEMBERS ARE AT C1 AND GETING READY TO SLEEP THE NIGHT. DANI
13 Sept - Today we did Puja at Basecamp with all equipments and got blessed.
12 Sept - TODAY WE DID ROPE WORK AND ICE TRAINING
11 Sept - ALL MEMBERS WENT TO CAMP .5 AND DID A LOAD CARRY. DANI+SHERPAS WENT TO C1. ALL NOW BACK AT ABC.
10 Sept - THIS MORNING ALL MEMBERS DID OXYGEN TRAINING AND AFTER LUNCH WE DID A CLIMBING KIT CHECK. DANI
9 Sept - TODAY WE ALL MOVED UP TO ABC. ALL MEMBERS FEFLING THE ALT GAIN BUT DOING GREAT! DANI
8 Sept - TODAY ALL MEMBERS HAVE HIKED UP TO INT- CAMP 5500MTR, WEATHER IS GOOD AND MEMBERS ARE DOING WELL. DANI
Dorjee lama our cho oyu cook at Cho Oyu Basecamp. Team are at ChoOyu Basecamp. Photo Dorjee Lama
Expedition goods are being ready to transport Advance Basecamp. Yaks having sun and food before heading to ABC. Photo Dorjee Lama.
Yaks are only way to transports good to ABC. Photo Dorjee Lama.
7 Sept - Today a rest day for most / some had gone on walks. Athanasios and dani hiked from 4900 m up to 5920m.
6 Sept - Today we all went for a Hike up to 5500 meters / 18,150 foot . Most members doing well.
4 Sept - Today is a rest day, catching up on washing and reading. All members are doing well.
2 Sept - Today we went on an aclimateisation hike from Tingri up to 4,700mtr, and all members are feeling good weather is overcast but warm. Dani
1 Sept - We are now in Tingri and the journey from Gyirong was better than expected as the roads were in good shape considering the damage done by all the recent rain. All members are doing well, today is a rest day for all. Dani
Cho Oyu Team ready for expedition. Dan Mazur and Cho Oyu team are in Expedition breifing.
Dan Mazur at Cho Oyu Expedition briefing. Sam showing how to use steripen for purify the water
Cho Oyu Autumn Team Roster:
- Dani F. (Leader) UK
- Edgar Dieter F., Germany
- Roland P., German
- Philip P., UK
- Sam P, Australia
- Claas M., German
- Julia H., Austrian
- Jan C., Czech, USA
- Yo-Cheng C., Taiwan
- Athanasios K, Greece
- Dawa Jangbu Sherpa
- Dawa Sherpa
- Pema Rinji Sherpa
- Nima Dorjee Sherpa Back to top