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Iñaki Ochoa de Olza still at it:
Makalu, K2, and now Cho Oyu
navarrese climber Iñaki Ochoa de Olza, who has summitted in May Makalu and K2
in July, is now on his way to the base camp of Cho Oyu, a mountain that he has
summited in 1993 and 2001. Ochoa de Olza, who has climbed nine 8000+
mountains, is now guiding a group of close friends who are in his first
experience in this kind of mountains. They are: the navarrese Mertxe Orofino
Iturgaiz, Cristina Orofino Iturgaiz, Miguel Ángel Laguardia Asiáin, Ignacio
Barrio Fernández, Patxi Viguria Guerendiáin and Óscar Fernández Landa and the
basque climbers Javier Txikon, Igor Astondoa, Aitor Iparaguirre, Mikel Díez
and Alex Txikon, the other climber with more experience in this kind of
mountains. In fact, Alex has summitted Broad Peak in 2003 and Makalu in 2004.
They plans to attempt the summit at the end of September.
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