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NOMINEES PIOLET D'OR 2004
Six Most Significant alpine Achievements Of The Year Grenoble, on 25 February
1. FITZ ROY 3440m – NE Face
Linea di Eleganza – February 2004
VI, 6c/A3, M7 - 1450m.
8 days and 6 bivvies
Elio Orlandi - Luca Fava - Horacio Codo
2. ACONCAGUA 6960m - South Face
Johan's route - December 2003
6b/A2, ice 100°, M6 - 2500m
6 days on the face – alpine style
Thomaz Humar and Ales Kozelj
Check out on the Mountain.RU: Tomaz Humar and Ales Kozelj to Aconcagua's peak along a new route
3. JANNU 7710m - North Face
Russian Direct line – April/May 2004.
6b/A3+, M6 - 2100m.
50 days at Base Camp.
11 mountaineers, Alexander Odintsov expedition leader
Check out on the Mountain.RU: About Panasonic-Jannu North Face expedition
4. MOOSE’S TOOTH 3150m - East Face
Arctic Rage – attempt 22/23 March then 31 March to 3 April 2004
VI, A2, ice 6+ - 1500m
1st attempt: 2 days.
2nd attempt and success: 3 days – alpine style.
Kevin Mahoney - Ben Gilmore
5. SHISHAPANGMA 8046m – South Face
Voi Lafaille and Scott-MacIntyre-Baxter-Jones – 14 November to 13 December 2004.
VII, ice 75° - 1300m + 1000m soit 2300m.
5 days for summit push, 2 nights above 7100m.
Jean Christophe Lafaille, solo, without oxygen
6. K7 6.934m – SW Face
New route - 24/25 July 2004
5.10, ice 80°, M6+, A2
41 hours from Base Camp to summit and back Steve House solo.
Check out on the Mountain.RU: Valeri Babanov. Nuptse. Polemics In reply to Steve House's letter (read Alpinist ¹7)
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