It is official:
The Following 2 members & 4 Sherpas of "Dream Everest
2003 Expedition" [Charlie was on that permit] team
have been successful to climb the summit of 8848m.
High Sagarmatha (Mt. Everest) on 22 May 2003 at 8:10 AM
to 9:20 AM.
Name of the Summiteers
1. Mr. Sean Burch (32 Yrs), Consultant, Penderwood Dr.
Oakton, Virginia, USA. (Summit at 9:20 AM)
2. Mr. Charles Wittmack, Student, Woodlawn Dr. Des
Moines, USA. (Summit at 8:10 AM)
3. Mr. Nima Gyalzen Sherpa (26 Yrs), HAS, Gaurisankar-1,
4. Mr. Mingma Nuru Sherpa (31 Yrs), HAS, Khumjung-7,
5. Mr. Pasang Tharke Sherpa (31 Yrs), HAS, Namche-7,
6. Mr. Pema Temba Sherpa (37 Yrs), HAS, Khumjung-8,
The 8 members "Dream Everest
2003 Expedition" team was permitted to climb 8848 Meter high Sagarmatha (Mt.
Everest) from South East Ridge for the period of Seventy-five days from 25 March
2003 under the leadership of Mr. Robert Huygh (56 Yrs), Salesman from Leliestr,