Mt. Elbrus: Teams Waits on the Mountain for Better Weather

Posted by: JJ Justman | July 25, 2014
Categories: *Expedition Dispatches *Elbrus Southside
Elevation: 12,000'

It is a soggy day on Mount Elbrus. The weather has turned and not for the better. It’s raining pretty constant at the moment. What was to be a training day has turned into a hunker down day.

Don’t get me wrong, I could make it sound like its epic and the team is hanging onto the walls of our huts. However, it’s still not too bad. But with the potential of a small break in the weather for tomorrow, there is no need to get sopping wet.

The team is reading, watching tv and dreaming of their dance moves on the summit of Elbrus…hopefully tomorrow! So keep your fingers crossed for us…

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Enjoy your lazy day and I hope the weather is awesome tomorrow for your summit!!  It’s a little warmer in San Jose (CA) today ... a balmy 100+ degrees!

Posted by: Rebecca on 7/25/2014 at 4:04 pm

Hope you guys have great weather tomorrow. Good luck to everyone can’t wait to hear all about it!

Posted by: Mona on 7/25/2014 at 12:48 pm

Wishing the team much luck for a beautiful summit day.  For those who are interested, after 18 stages the Tour de France standings are: (1)Vincenzo Nibali, Astana, (2)Thibaut Pinot, FDJ, (3)Jean Christophe Peraud, Ag2R.

Posted by: Lisa on 7/25/2014 at 11:29 am

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