Sport transmits values which these are not. Attempting just reaching the top of Everest without oxygen. Oiarzabal: He was playing balls during its descent. Edurne Pasaban has ensured Friday that criticism among mountaineers, as the discharged against her by Juanito Oiarzabal, are doing much harm to Spanish mountaineering. We are giving a bad image.
Sport transmits values that these are not, he said, with reddened eyes, in a press conference at the airport of Barajas and the broken voice. Passed has landed at eight o’clock in the morning in Madrid on a flight from Qatar, after trying without success to reach the Summit of Mount Everest without oxygen. For anything we put as an excuse the rescue of Lhotse so as not to summit Everest, he has affirmed the puppetry. Oiarzabal accused passed on Wednesday, at a press conference in Vitoria, of having used his rescue in the Lhotse to cover the failure of his expedition. In addition, said that the expedition of the Basque not be He bobbed from base camp until the last moment and the balls were touching while the descended in a sorry state. Passed recognized be very hurt – these statements hurt the people who we want to – and before the question that why they had not participated in the rescue of Oiarzabal and had been coordinating at the base camp, was limited to say: I recommend that you go to the base camp of Everest and see what is the Himalayas. Ask him why he has said what he has said. In the base camp we had a good relationship, said Pasaban at Barajas airport.
The montanera has commented that the Spanish expeditions in the Himalayas are not frowned: say that you always mount trouble. This year was not ours. We are back home with the illusion of try again and with the satisfaction of doing things well, she added. According to his account, the expedition Everest without O2 left Spain last April, after 42 days in the field base with hard work and a good climate adaptation attempted to reach his goal on May 21, but desisted by bad weather and strong wind. They intended to retry, but participation in the rescue of the Andalusian Mountaineer Lolo Gonzalez, who was lost on the descent of Lhotse, and later Juanito Oiarzabal, which took a hard fall Summit due to lack of nutrition and hydration, according to the own mountaineer, left them exhausted.Lolo was a dangerous site, had fallen ropes and was a complicated bailout, said Pasaban, who has assured that if it had not been for the support of commercial expeditions, such as the Benegas brothers, you don’t know what might have happened. About rescue Oiarzabal, said he had done what had to be done and it has ensured that not repent anything, although it has been predicted that in the Himalayas will be thinking about doing these things from now. The Basque climber It is the first woman who has managed hollar top of the fourteen eight-thousanders in the world, and with this expedition, wanted to culminate his gesta on the higher ridges of the planet with an ascent without oxygen to Everest’s 8,848 meters.