Alan Arnette on Everest

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Alan Arnette on Everest

by Alan Arnette » Sun Mar 27, 2011 2:34 am

Sorry for the self serving title but I am off to climb Everest as part of my 7 Summits for Alzheimer's: Memories are everything project. I have already summited Vinson in December and Aconcagua in January. I am climbing using the logistics of International Mountain Guides (IMG) with a Sherpa guide. I am posting frequent updates on my blog at http://www.alanarnette.com/blog. Denali is next in July.

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Re: Alan Arnette on Everest

by radson » Sun Mar 27, 2011 3:11 am

Best of luck!!!! I shall certainly be watching and look forward to your excellent updates, pics and trip reports.

Say Hi to Michelle and Pujan if you swing by the Courtyard.

Climb on :)

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Re: Alan Arnette on Everest

by Alan Arnette » Sun Mar 27, 2011 3:23 am

Thanks Brad. Staying at the Hotel Tibet on the outskirts but will try to drop by to see them.

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Re: Alan Arnette on Everest

by dadndave » Sun Mar 27, 2011 6:35 am

Um, just wondering what the speed record is for the seven summits tour?? You're setting a cracking pace so far, for sure.

Best of luck.
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Re: Alan Arnette on Everest

by sharperblue » Sun Mar 27, 2011 6:52 am

Good Luck, Alan! Very best of luck to you and your team!

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Re: Alan Arnette on Everest

by Brad Marshall » Sun Mar 27, 2011 7:18 pm

Best of luck to all and climb safe Alan.

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Re: Alan Arnette on Everest

by Alpinist » Tue Mar 29, 2011 9:27 pm

A great challenge for a great cause. Good luck Alan! I'll keep an eye on your blog and send good thoughts your way.


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