Kilian Jornet left Advanced Base Camp (6500m) on 27th May reaching the summit 17 hours later. Jornet had already reached the summit on 22nd May but stomach cramps had prevented him from completing the route as planned.
Summits of My Life
Today, May 20, Kilian Jornet has begun his personal project of climbing the north face of Everest. The Cerdanya athlete aims to set a new benchmark for the ascent and descent of the world’s highest mountain (8,848m) without oxygen.
Kilian Jornet is travelling to the Himalayas intending to conquer two summits: Cho Oyu and Everest. Jornet will spend the first two weeks on Cho Oyu with Emelie Forsberg. In mid-May Jornet will decamp to the north face of Everest, where he will attempt the ascent that will complete Summits of My Life, his personal project
El proyecto Summits of My Life conmemora el primer aniversario del terremoto de Nepal con proyecciones simultáneas solidarias en todo el mundo
Over the next few months Kilian Jornet will focus on the final challenge of Summits of My Life: climbing Everest. Jornet expects to take part in two trail races, Zegama and Hardrock, and dedicate the remaining time to altitude training, climbing and acclimatization, the latter at the end of summer.
Summits of My Life promueve proyecciones solidarias de la película “Langtang” alrededor del mundo el próximo 25 de abril para conmemorar el primer aniversario del terremoto.
“Langtang”, the third film in the project, was premiered last night in Stuttgart. Some 450 people attended the premiere which was held as part of the Salomon O.U.T. festival.