Monthly Archives: July 2012

Warming up in Kyrgyzstan

Written by Anna: Philippe and Yannick arrived in Karkara base camp (2200m) on Saturday at midnight after having made a bus trip of 8 hours, a part along the Issyk Kul lake (one of the largest in the world). The day after they took a helicopter and landed in South Inylcheck (Khan Tengri/Pobeda) in fantastic […]
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Khan-Tengri Expedition: ready to go

Philippe and Yannick Gosseaume will leave Friday to the Kyrgyzstan to climb the Peak Khan-Tengri (7010 m) and try the Peak Pobeda (7439 m) if they have the time. The South face of Khan-Tengri (on the right) seen from the base camp
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Trail: St Etienne – Tenibre – Vens

Last week was my peak training week in preparation for the Khan-Tengri (7010 m) expedition that will start in less than 3 weeks. After 44 km ran during the week, Anna and I made a Trail/Trekking this weekend around Saint Etienne-de-TinĂ©e. We wanted to go at a higher altitude than usual, even though in the […]
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Trail: St Martin-Vesubie – Millefonts – Pepoiri

A week after the Vertical Km race, we went back to Saint Martin-VĂ©subie for a 25 km +1800 m Trail. We did the Trail #8, Lacs des Millefonts as described on the Trail resort of Saint Martin-VĂ©subie website. We started off from the signpost 69 instead of Saint Martin-VĂ©subie to avoid the first kilometer on […]
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