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 Everest Spring 99 North Side Expeditions

1.) Everest International Expedition 1999: News from Belgian Pascal Debrouwer (Summit):   "Our team : Leader Pascal Debrouwer (Belgian) , Member Joao Garcia (Summit) (Portugal) Organizer, Member Alain Hubert (Belgian) 5th try on Everest; Member Luc Fontyn (Belgian) his goal, In complete autonomy from ABC to summit; Member Jean- Marc Monterisi (Belgian) ; Member  Vincent Protopopoff  (French) his goal, try by Hornbein couloir; Member Paulo Coelho (Brazilian) Everest 98 and Everest   97 ; Member Helena Coelho (Brazilian) wife of Paulo, Everest 98 and Everest 97; Alain's friend Tamang Man Ram Nepalese High altitude porter and helper; friend of Alain Hubert, Cook Lakpa Nepalese Same than Everest 98; Cook Tenzing Nepalese From Langtang.  There are no groups already made, everybody can climb and try the summit alone. Important: Paulo and Helena are completely independent in altitude.  I'll send you information as often as possible. Don't hesitate to ask me more.." Best wishes , Pascal

The Everest International Expedition 1999 reports will be on Everest News.

2.) Patagonia Mountain Agency which includes the Everest climber Richard Pawlowski will be attempting Everest from the North Side in Spring 1999.  " We are heading to Everest starting the 4th of April, the members are: Climbers: 1 - Jacek Maselko from Alaska - guide, 2 - Ryszard Pawlowski   from Poland - guide, 3 - Barbara Batko from Poland, 4 - Tadeusz Kudelski from Poland, 5 - Witold Szylderowicz from Poland, 6 - Pavle Milosevicz from Yugoslavia, 7 - Ian Beaton from Great Britain, 8 - Omar Abbosh from Great Britain, 9 - Masaru Osamura from Japan, plus two high altitude Sherpas for support up high, Base camp staff: 1 - Talli Leach from Alaska, 2 - Eric Brown from Texas. Talli Leach will be the Basecamp manager.  Source : Jacek Maselko

Jacek Maselko, has reached the summit of Gasherbrum I (8068m), Gasherbrum II (8035m), and Ama Dablam along others. Richard has reached the summit of Everest twice. Once from the North Side and once from the South Side. Richard has also reached the summits of K2, Gashherbrum I, Gasherbrum II, Aconcagua (3X), Lhotse, Nanga Parbat, Ama Dablam (10X), Annapurna  I, and Broad peak along others...

Everest News is also working with Patagonia Mountain Agency for reports from Everest.

  Polish International Everest Expedition Spring 1999  
  Details of Members      

S.N.

Name

Date of Birth

Nationality

Remarks

1

Mr. Jacek Maselko

15-Aug-69

USA

Summit

2

Mr. Ian Eric Beaton

15-Mar-70

British

Climber

3

Mr. Omar Paul Abbosh

16-Mar-66

British

Climber

4

Mr. Masaru Osamura

20-Sep-71

Japanese

Climber

5

Mr. Ryszard Pawlowski

24-Jun-50

Polish

Leader-Summit

6

Ms. Barbara Batko

24-Aug-56

Polish

Climber

7

Mr. Tadeusz Kudelski

03-Jul-54

Polish

Summit

8

Mr. Witold Szylderowicz

27-Dec-61

Polish

Climber

Nepalese Staff

1

Mr. Pasang C. Sherpa

1974

Nepali

2

Mr. Kali Brd. Basnet

10-Jun-58

Nepali

3

Mr. Pema T. Sherpa

1965

Nepali

4

Mr. Jagat Bdr. Limbu

1976

Nepali

5

Mr. Dendi Gharte Botte

1967

Nepali

Pavle Milosevicz from Yugoslavia did not make it to Everest.

3.) Asian-Trekking North Side 99 Expedition, and supporting many others. Aka, International expedition (organized by Asian Trekking agency) - Everest from North - leader Gia Tortladze The first official Georgian expedition is in the list of participants. This is a huge expedition and is broken down into groups.

  International Everest Expedition 99 Spring  
Details of Members and Nepalese Staff    

#

Name

Nationality

Date of Birth

Remarks

  First Georgian Everest Exp.    

1

Mr. Gela Otarashvili

Georgian

1959

Climber

2

Mr. David Chantladze

Georgian

1959

Climber

3

Mr. Merab Nemsitsveridze

Georgian

1960

Climber

4

Mr. Mamuka Tsikhiseli

Georgian

1960

Summit

5

Mr. Merab Khabazi

Georgian

1973

Summit

6

Mr. Irakli Ugulava

Georgian

1970

Summit

Climbing Sherpas

1

Mr. Kancha Nuru Sherpa

Nepali

1967

2

Mr. Dawa N. Sherpa

Nepali

25-Sep-63

3

Mr. Mingma D. Sherpa

Nepali

22-Jul-65

Cook & Kitchen boys

Nepali

4

Mr. Ramesh K. Basnet

Nepali

5

Mr. Nima K. Sherpa

Nepali

1962

6

Mr. Bir Kazi Tamang

1956

International Everest Exp 'A'

7

Mr. Zoran Miletic

Yugoslavia

27-Jul-60

Climber

8

Mr. Tortladze Gia

Georgian

1960

Leader

9

Mr. Zurab Astakhishvili

Georgian

1951

Doctor

10

Mr. Frederick C. Barth

USA

06-Jun-52

Dep. Leader-Summit

11

Mr. Katsuyuki Fukuzawa

Japanese

21-Mar-40

Climber

Climbing Sherpas

7

Mr. Chhiring D. Sherpa

Nepali

25-Oct-74

8

Mr. Man B. Tamang

Nepali

1959

9

Mr. Naga D. Sherpa

Nepali

30-Dec-66

10

Mr. Mingma Sherpa

Nepali

01-Oct-77

11

Jangmu Sherpa

Nepali

2/5/61

Cook & Kitchen boys

12

Mr. Tej Bdr. Tamang

Nepali

30-Jul-51

13

Mr. Nawang K. Sherpa

Nepali

21-Sep-68

14

Mr. Bam Bdr.Sunuwar

Nepali

1962

International Everest Exp 'B'

12

Ms. Anna Czerwinski

Polish

10-Jul-49

Climber

13

Mr. Ghorghe Dijmarescu

USA

20-Nov-61

Summit

14

Mr. Wilfried J. Studer

Austrian

21-Nov-56

Climber

15

Mrs. Sylvia B. Studer

Austrian

08-Feb-53

Climber

16

Jan (Ian) Woodall

British

17-Aug-56

Climber##

17

Catherine F. E. O'Dowd

South African

10-Dec-68

Climber##

18

Mr. Fabrizio Zangrilli

American

01-Nov-72

Climber

Climbing Sherpas

15

Mr. Apa Sherpa

Nepali

20-Jan-56

Summit

16

Mr. Pasang Tshering Sherpa

Nepali

27-Dec-73

Cook & Kitchen boys

17

Mr. Tsering T.Sherpa

Nepali

3/10/75

18

Mr. Bhal B. Magar

Nepali

01-May-61

Everest News has been told the South Africans arrived late bring with them their own sherpas (reported to be as many as five). Little else is know about them.

4.) International Everest Expedition 99 Spring, (2nd group), organized by  Zelenograd mountaineering club and Asian-Trekking ) - Everest from the North by the North ridge - leader Skripko Viacheslav (Russia) and Dimitrov Borislav (Bulgaria).

  International Everest Expedition 99 Spring (2nd Group)
  Details of Members and Nepalese Staff  

#

Name

Nationality

Date of Birth

Remarks

1

Mr. Antti J. Mankinen

Finland

10-Apr-76

Summit

2

Mr. Ari M. Piela

Finland

13-Aug-63

Summit

3

Mr. Enrique L. Gonzalez

Mexico

17-Jun-54

Climber

4

Mr. Ivan L. Vidal

Mexico

04-Oct-67

Climber

5

Ms. Karla W. Waguayo

Mexico

12-Apr-68

Summit

6

Mr. Edgar I. V. Ricaurte

Equador

19-Dec-59

Summit

7

Mr. Heber A. Orona

Argentina

21-Jun-70

Summit

8

Mr. Skripko V. Vitalievitch

Russian

01-Aug-52

Leader

9

Mr. Andrei Loushnikov

Italian (Ex-Russian)

29-Dec-56

Summit

10

Mr. Boris Korshunov

Russian

31-Aug-35

Climber

11

Mr. Borislav M. Dimitrov

Bulgarian

15-Feb-67

Climber

Nepalese Staff

1

Mr. Tek B. Tamang

Nepali

1960

2

Mr. Kul B. Rai

Nepali

09-Jun-61

3

Mr. Wanchu Sherpa

Nepali

1968

4

Mr. Fura (Sura?) Dorje Sherpa

Nepali

1967

Summit

5.) Geneva Everest Expedition Spring 99 : A Swiss/French expedition Stephane Schaffter leader, with 10 climbers plus Sherpa (supported by Asian-Trekking) including climber Steve Haston and Laurence H. Goualt;

  Geneva Everest Expedition Spring 99    

#

Name

Date of Birth

Nationality

Remarks

1

Mr. Olivier Rodult

19-Nov-65

Swiss

Climber

2

Mrs. Hiroz Marie

18-Dec-53

Swiss

Climber

3

Mr. Daniel Perfer

06-May-52

Swiss

Climber

4

Mr. Stephane Schaffter

02-Feb-53

Swiss

Leader

5

Mr. Delale Patrick

20-Aug-52

French

Climber

6

Mr. Buission Guy

24-Apr-53

French

Climber

7

Mr. Phillippe Arvis

15-Jun-62

French

Climber

8

Ms. Laurence H. Goualt

22-Dec-63

French

Climber

9

Mr. Steve Haston

12-May-57

French

Climber

10

Mr. Norbert Joos

06-Sep-60

Swiss

Climber

Nepalese Staff

D.O.B.

Nationality

1

Mr. Kumar Bd. Basnet

14-Nov-57

Nepali

2

Mr. Ang P. Sherpa

21-May-67

Nepali

3

Mr. Phinjo Sherpa

1959

Nepali

4

Mr. Tek Bdr. Rai

18-Aug-64

Nepali

5

Mr. Jaya Bdr Tamang

20-Jun-68

Nepali

6.) Indian Everest Millennium Expedition 99 Spring Kangshung Face

All Sherpa "staff" climbers from Asian-Trekking.

  Indian Everest Millennium Expedition 99 Spring Kangshung Face
Members and Nepalese Staff    

#

Name

Nationality

Date of Birth

Remarks

1

Mrs. Santosh Yadav

Indian

16-04-64

Leader

2

Ms. Nari

Indian

1/2/71

Climber

3

Mr. Tashi Ram Negi

Indian

16-03-65

Climber

4

Mr. Shardendu Upadhyav

Indian

12/5/60

Climber

5

Mr. Dharmshaktu L. Singh

Indian

20-3-73

Climber

6

Mr. Kusang Dorjee

Indian

15-02-62

Summit

7

Mr. Amar Prakash

Indian

1/4/63

Summit

8

Mr. Sange Sherpa

Indian

18-02-65

Summit

9

Mr. Satya P. Malik

Indian

10/1/59

Climber

10

Mr. Jagnohan S. Rawat

Indian

03-Jun-67

Climber

Nepalese Staff

1

Chuldim D.Sherpa

Nepali

25-Jul-62

2

Mr. Pemba G. Sherpa

Nepali

1974

3

Mr. Phinjo Sherpa

Nepali

23-4-71

4

Mr. Karchen D.Sherpa

Nepali

19-11-65

5

Mr. Illa Sherpa

Nepali

07-Dec-42

6

Mr. Chandra Bdr. Sunuwar

Nepali

1961

7.) Risk reports: The United Ukraine team - Everest from North - leader - Gorbenko Mstislav. Updated soon. See their site for all the details.

8.) American expedition including Eric Simonson and Jochen, reported on an American commercial web site that does not share information nor links.

9.) Himalayan Experience Expedition to Mt. Everest 1999 Spring Russell Brice leader with 5 climbers plus himself and a large Sherpa staff (Asian-Trekking again).

  Himalayan Experience Expedition to Mt. Everest 1999 Spring

#

Name

Date of Birth

Nationality

Remarks

1

Mr. Kazuhiko Kozuka

10-Sep-59

Japanese

Summit

2

Mr. Kunitsugu Kobayashi

30-Jul-43

Japanese

Climber

3

Miss Helga Hengge

July 9th, 1966

German

Summit

4

Mr. Kenneth D. McConnell

03-Aug-51

Australian

Climber

5

Mr. Russell Brice

03-Jul-52

New Zealand

Leader

6

Mr. Geoffrey Robb

17-08-53

Australian

Summit

Nepalese Staff

1

Mr. Lachhu B. Basnet

01-Mar-65

Nepali

2

Mr. Kul Bdr. Magar

1957

Nepali

3

Mr. Loppsang T. Sherpa

23-May-68

Nepali

Summit

4

Mr. Phurba T. Sherpa

1971

Nepali

Summit

5

Mr. Karsang N. Sherpa

24-Aug-71

Nepali

Summit

6

Mr. Chhimi T. Sherpa

12-Mar-77

Nepali

7

Mr. Sonam T. Sherpa

1972

Nepali

8

Mr. Thukten Dorji Sherpa

30-Jun-68

Nepali

"Information of Japanese climbers on Everest Spring 1999: Two Japanese climbers from north ridge (Team of Russell Brice), Kunitsugu Kobayashi (55yrs) and Kazuhiko Kozuka (39yrs). " Regards, Kiyoshi, World Expeditions Consultants, Inc. http://www.everest.co.jp/everest95/nu-ev95.html.

10.) Misc.: Japanese climber: Tomiyasu  ISHIKAWA (Japanese) will attempt from north ridge. He already summit from south-east ridge in 1994 (57yrs). If successful, he will have reached the summit 2 times and be the oldest climber in the world to reach the summit of Everest. Birth: 22Nov1936 (62yrs) Regards, Kiyoshi, World Expeditions Consultants, Inc.  http://www.everest.co.jp/everest95/nu-ev95.html.

Unclear what expedition he is on...

11.) Chinese climbers, Everest News needs more Chinese contacts !

10 Chinese Climbers are reported to have reached the Summit. Names unknown. 

12.) Italian Expedition lead by Sergio Martini including Chus Lago Rey and two sherpas climbers at least. Other climbers on this expedition, Everest News just does not have the names.

Summit-Sergio Martin, Summit-Chus Lago Rey, Summit- Sandu Sherpa

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