The reason is to scale Mount Aconcagua, which is the 4th highest peak in the world.
I wish all the team members, specifically to Zabil and Stephanie, very best of luck.
Do email them to give them words of encouragement here
Here is the full 26 days program. The team will leave KLIA tomorrow just past midnight and will bring them to Mendoza VIA Johanesberg, Cape Town and
Thanks Zabil for the full program and good luck to all of you! Make us all proud!
DEP KUL 01:05 ARR EZE 15:35
Depart Kuala Lumpur for Buenos Aires with Malaysian Airlines (MAS)
DEP EZE 18:55 ARR MDZ 20:45
Depart Buenos Aires for Mendoza with Aerolineas Argentinas
Rest day, overnight at Mendoza
Equipment check and briefing
Drive to Penitentes
DAY 5 to DAY 7
THU 18Jan to SAT 20Jan
Climb starts... Approach to Guanacos Base Camp 13,000'
Ice Climbing Training at Guanacos Base Camp 13,000'
DAY 9 to DAY 17
MON 22Jan to TUE 30-Jan
Ascend from Base Camp 13,000' to Camp1 15,200', Camp2 16,500', Camp3
17,800 and High Camp 19,200'
DAY 18 to DAY 20
WED 31Jan to FRI 2Feb
Summit Attempt 22,834'
Traverse to Plaza De Mulas Base Camp 13,800'
Hike out via South Face to Penitentes
Drive to Mendoza and overnight
Rest day in Mendoza and overnight
DAY 25 to DAY 26
WED 7Feb FRI 9 Feb
DEP MDZ 09:50 ARR EZE 11:22
Depart Mendoza for Buenos Aires with Aerolineas Argentinas
DEP EZE 20:20 ARR KUL 05:40
Depart Buenos Aires for Kuala Lumpur with Malaysian Airlines (MAS)