Anatoli Boukreev

Anatoli Boukreev

was a Kazakhstani (USSR/Kazakhstan) climber who made ascents of seven of the 8,000 metre peaks without supplemental oxygen
Big mountains are a completely different world: snow, ice, rocks, sky, and thin air. You cannot conquer them, only rise to their height for a short time; and for that they demand a great deal. The struggle is not with the enemy, or a competitor like in sports, but with yourself, with the feelings of weakness and inadequacy. That struggle appeals to me. It is why I became a mountaineer.More Anatoli Boukreev quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I offer my expertise and experience for hire in order to help a group of people reach the summit.More Anatoli Boukreev quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
This year my role is clear: I am a coach, a coach to sportsmen.More Anatoli Boukreev quotes [07/11/2011 10:07:13]
I travel to Jakarta, I see what an important country it is. I've been working with them for a year.More Anatoli Boukreev quotes [07/11/2011 10:07:26]
I cannot say to be glad or not glad to be on Everest. It is my life. I have opportunity to be here, so I am here.More Anatoli Boukreev quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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