Alexey Bolotov Dies climbing new route on Everest

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Jan

Mountain climber
Okinawa, Japan
Topic Author's Reply - May 16, 2013 - 04:48pm PT
May 16, 2013

KATHMANDU, Nepal - The body of Alexey Bolotov, was recovered this morning by Denis Urubko, Lhakpa Sherpa and Damian Benegas and flown to Kathmandu in a helicopter piloted by Simone Moro. It will be returned to Siberia where he lived.

paganmonkeyboy

climber
mars...it's near nevada...
May 16, 2013 - 05:44pm PT
My condolences to the family and friends - Tragic.

-Tom
canyoncat

Social climber
SoCal
May 16, 2013 - 06:06pm PT
I didn't realize people 49 and 50 years old were doing such hardcore alpine climbing sans oxygen. Impressive.

Condolences to family and friends, he sounds like one heck of a guy.
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