Saturday, May 12, 2007

Learning the game of Hearts

And its about time, because Brian was never that great at hearts. The boys have been at ABC with the girls for four days waiting out some weather. The weather has been sunny for a day, after a few cloudy ones, which prompted some teams to head back down to BC. Its up to ChomoLungma at this point.

Rest hasn't been so great, but its due to lack of exercise, not altitude says BWO. Because of the break in weather, they are moving up to North Col and leaving the ladies with the phone. But they will be in contact via walkie talkie. The plan looks like this. If weather is kind, they could go for it in the next three days. If it ain't so kind, they are headed all the way back to BC after hanging out at Camp 3 for several hours. (acclimization) Living above 20,000 feet for more than 10 days can be detrimental to overall health and BC allows for better rejunivation possibilities. Crazy sentence, Sorry!

They sound very positive, upbeat and ancy. Katie will be keeping us updated.

PS Happy Mother's Day-We wouldnt be here without Ya'll

8 Comments:

Blogger ScottJacobs said...

Guys,

Be well, be safe. Wishing for you the best weather and the absence of crowds. Start early, be strong...go for it.

-Scott jacobs

9:08 PM  
Blogger Sue said...

Katie,
Thank you for being their eyes and ear! I admire all of you for your wonderful team effort. Be safe-much love to all of you-Sue

7:37 AM  
Blogger Mike said...

Over here hoping that good weather holds and opens up a shot! Thinking of ya'll constantly...
-Mike Y.

9:30 AM  
Blogger kelly said...

Hi, Brian, Katie, Hank if you are there and everyone else. I am sure your mom is right there with you. She would not miss this for anything.When you get to the top blow her a kiss from us. You are all in our prayers and thoughts. We will see you when you get home. Good Luck.
Love Dianne, Nancy and Kelly
and the Bus Garage.

6:59 PM  
Blogger Bill C said...

Hey Team,

I'm glad to hear the weather is good for ya. keep up the great work. the fam and i are thinking about you.

p.s. Brian, the Cavs are on a role!

7:19 PM  
Blogger Mindy said...

Hi Guys,
We think and talk about you everyday. Be safe and keep us updates.

Love
Mindy

8:01 PM  
Blogger rainer said...

Hi, best wishes to you all from austria. we have met you in namche at panorama lodge. you will be successfull! good luck

3:35 AM  
Blogger Ads said...

I cannot fathom this whole altitude thing... but good onya I say! Good on all of you!

Here's hoping the weather gods have a good look to see who's coming up the mountain and bless you in kind. My best wishes,

Ads

5:24 AM  

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