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 Dec. 11-20th,1999 Daily Reports

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Daily News: 12/20/99 Report

  • Apa Sherpa Q&A Part 2:

Q.) Should the bodies be left on Everest or should someone bring the bodies down from the mountain?  What do you think ?

A.) Something should be done, bring them down. Yes, Good to bring bodies down.

Q.) You have told us you have concerns about the payments made to the Sherpa climbers, tell us more...

A.) I am concerned about what the Sherpa guides are paid compared to the western guides. I would like to see them get paid more reasonably. More fair. Sherpa guides should be paid like western guides.

Q.) What about the environmental concerns on Everest?

A.) Getting better, bring down trash.

Q.) How bad a problem?

A.) Yes, Kathmandu worst.

Q.) What could "western people" do more for the people of Nepal ? or should they stay away ?

A.) Western people are helping. Better to get involved then not.

Appa Sherpa

 

Daily News: 12/18/99 Report

  • All Graham Hoyland Today

His Q&A With the last set to follow later

His CV

Daily News: 12/17/99 Report

  • Good Causes: Everest Spring 2000

As we near the Christmas holiday and you plan your giving for the New Year. EverestNews.com has adopted the below good causes as our "good cause to promote" in Spring 2000.

You can help these expeditions to clean up Everest by making your donations directly to them.

www.everestcleanup.com  

2000 Everest Environmental Expedition

And Graham Ratcliffe's Expedition:

http://members.tripod.co.uk/ggratcliffe/

Daily News: 12/16/99 Report

  • Everest Facts

Our Everest Facts page has been updated.

Soon EverestNews.com would like to keep a running list of Summits of Everest.

Some interesting notes: No Sherpa climber has died when descending without artificial oxygen.

Very few non-Sherpa climbers has reached the Summit of Everest without the use of artificial oxygen.

We also hope to have a complete list of Everest Summits posted by Spring 2000.

Daily News: 12/15/99 Report

  • An Accident with Jordi Tosas

"Maybe today, You'll read the news in English. At the moment, yesterday he was in a Spanish hospital being operated on. He feels as well as you can in this situation, but he is always joking." Marga

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Jordi is a famous European climber...

  • Bernard Voyer, who reached the Summit of Everest in Spring 1999, has published a new version of his web site: www.bernard-voyer.com Nouvelle version,  Vous etes invites a visiter la nouvelle version du site Internet de Bernard Voyer, toujours a la meme adresse, www.bernard-voyer.com. Plus de 100,000  personnes ont visite la version precedente. Vous y trouverez tout sur l'ascension de l'Everest, sur la conquete du pole Sud, une galerie de photos, de l'information concernant les conferences  corporatives, scolaires et grand public, des temoignages, de la science, . . .  Tout un itineraire !  Partez a l'aventure . . . ! An English version the site will be available in a short while.
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Daily News: 12/14/99 Report

  • Anatoli

http://www.risk.ru/eng/mount/reports/kolokol/index.html

 

Daily News: 12/13/99 Report

  • Spring 2000 Everest Expeditions

Many experienced climbers are teaming up for an Everest Cleanup expedition in Spring 2000. Check them out at :

www.everestcleanup.com  

2000 Everest Environmental Expedition


Our friend Robert Chang is very active in this expedition. EverestNews.com will be working with the 2000 Everest Environmental Expedition to provide you News from Everest in Spring 2000.

The Expedition are also in need of corporate and individual sponsors for cleanup. Rob said, "net proceeds go to non profits- we hope we can still get support as all the individual proceeds go towards the direct cleanup ! (of Everest)."

Check them out and if interested e-mail them ...

More soon on this expedition !

Daily News: 12/11/99 Report

  • Autumn 1999 Everest

A more great pictures from  EXPEDICIΣN CASTELLANO LEONESA AL EVEREST 1999 Expediciσn Samuel Rubio  

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