Daily Archives: May 7, 2016

After you reach 4500m, making every single move becomes a challenge. You have to focus on inhaling and exhaling, force yourself to breathe and to make a step. Small step, baby step, next step. You don’t think about anything else, just to breathe and to move your heavy legs. You don’t feel the cold, you don’t t feel the wind throwing wet snow in your face, you don’t feel a little stone which imperceptibly slipped into your shoe, you don’t feel thirst. You feel rock-hard muscles and heart palpitations. You’re wading forward at a snail’s pace, trying to control your nervous breath and prevent your […]

My first 5000 m – Tunupa Volcano – Salar de ...