Team 7 relaxes at Amagino Col (Camp 2) playing chess and listening to music

Hi everyone, this is Eric, Phil, and Lakpa with Team 7. We are calling you from Amagino Col; we are doing well (at 17,400/500 feet, give or take a bit).

We are doing well, everyone’s up here. We have some soup, we’re playing some chess, we’re listening to some music, we’re relaxing. We have great weather; we’ve had a little bit of snow, which just helps the travel on some of these loose scree fields.

The last couple days we’ve not been able to get out this cybercast, because we just couldn’t get satellite reception, so here it is. We’re kind of catching you guys up.

Lakpa’s joined us, like I just said. He came down from the summit, from Craig and Dennis’s team and is now on our team.

So we’re going to keep moving up; tomorrow looks like we’re going to bump up another thousand feet and set up camp at 18,000 feet (18 and a half).

So anyways, everyone says “hello” and we will keep you in touch. Goodbye for now.

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