Anatoli Boukreev

Anatoli Boukreev

was a Kazakhstani (USSR/Kazakhstan) climber who made ascents of seven of the 8,000 metre peaks without supplemental oxygen
This year my role is clear: I am a coach, a coach to sportsmen.More Anatoli Boukreev quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
People respected my experience, they hire me, they pay me what I am worth to coach their team.More Anatoli Boukreev quotes [07/11/2011 10:07:49]
Mountains have the power to call us into their realms and there, left forever, are our friends whose great souls were longing for the heights. Do not forget the mountaineers who have not returned from the summits.More Anatoli Boukreev quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I think that people ran out of oxygen and don't really know what happened up there, maybe some of them just made things up because they weren't sure what had happened.More Anatoli Boukreev quotes [07/11/2011 10:07:02]
A review of summit day photographs will show that I was clothed in the latest, highest quality, high altitude gear, comparable, if not better, than that worn by the other members of our expedition.More Anatoli Boukreev quotes [07/11/2011 10:07:40]

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