Return to the Himalaya

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In a few days, I’ll be returning to Kathmandu. It will be the 3rd time I’ve led a group on Cho Oyu, 8201m. The 6th highest mountain in the world.

Last time we had a weather window and were lucky with great views from the summit.

You can follow progress on the following links –

https://www.instagram.com/seanjdjames/

and

http://www.jagged-globe.co.uk/news/

 

Thanks to Thuraya and CygnusTelecom in Dubai for supporting all communications with an XT Pro satphone and IP+

http://www.thuraya.com/

http://www.cygnustelecom.com/

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Everest North Ridge 2015 – 8850m

Everest North 2015

The adventure continues…

Leaving Dubai for Nepal to climb the North Ridge of Everest in 2015 – 8850m

This has been made much easier by the support of some fantastic companies in the Middle East

@gosportme @almekshah  GoSportMiddleEast  Sportinlife   GuEnergy   Mulebar   Aqualyte   OutdoorUAE    NiteWatches

The Hatta Dams, UAE

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Not all of the UAE is desert

Exploring around the beautiful Hatta area today

Water makes an adventure so much more pleasant

Just over 30 days til Everest

Getting ready for Everest
Getting ready for Everest in March 2015

Proud to be supported by a great company here in Dubai  #nitewatches @nitewatches

Preparations are ramping up for Mount Everest in March

The Icon from Nite Watches will go to the summit, 8850m

 

Fossil Rock, UAE

Hiking in the desest
Hiking in the UAE desert

Another great group last weekend

Here hiking on the amazing features of Fossil Rock in the UAE

Views over the Arabian desert, the cityscape of Dubai and towards the Hajar Mountains in the East

Walking with Boomba and Dingo in the Hajars

Doggies in the mountains

Covered an excellent event for OutdoorUAE this weekend

K9 Friends, a kennel for foster dogs in Dubai encouraged people to get outside with their doggy friends

We had these 2 beauties for the whole week, Boomba and Dingo and they definitely loved camping and hiking

Here in the Hajar Mountains near Ras al Khaimah and the border of Musandam, Oman

A taste of adventure

A taste of adventure

If you’re in Dubai, come and see the talk at SportsZone on 10th February 2015

I’ve led expeditions to the most dangerous and beautiful mountains in the world.

Taken clients into the Death Zone and returned. I now brings his tales from over 8000m to Dubai.

The evening will show adventures from the Middle East region including Stairway to Heaven and The Musandam Peninsula.

A whistle stop tour of the planet including notable peaks such as Cho Oyu, Broad Peak, Ama Dablam, Khan Tengri and Aconcagua. There will be opportunity to ask questions about the expeditions and trips he is leading for OutdoorArabia.