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 Erik Weihenmayer: The Story continues

erik_top.jpg (10427 bytes) Erik Weihenmayer: Recall years ago we told you about a blind climber named Erik Weihenmayer? We even did a Q&A with him with questions from our readers. 

Erik Weihenmayer is now world famous after his Summit of Everest in May 2001. His lectures are booked so far in advance that you can't even book him unless you have 6 figures; and some say Everest means little anymore! [Wrong]

So now what for Erik Weihenmayer? To complete the Seven Summits! Summer 2002 will take him on an attempt of Elbrus.

Adventure travel in Kenya, Nepal, Borneo, Antarctica, Egypt, Sinai and Nigeria

Elbrus is 18,510ft high and over 70 glaciers cover the massif. Asia is to the South and since the break up of the Soviet union this region, a thousand miles from Moscow, has become notorious for political unrest and upheaval.

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