Giripremi’s All Women expedition was launched on 17th July 2021.
A team of young women mountaineers of Giripremi led by Priyanka Chinchorkar has summitted both Kangyatse I & II on 2nd Aug & 5th Aug 2021.
This was after 28 years, that all women expeditions has been successful.
Under Giripremi banner and it has resulted in 100% success.
Despite the pandemic tough times, the team had underwent a hardcore ‘Gurukul’ style fitness training for a year under the guidance of Shivchhatrapati Awardee Umesh Zirpe and Expedition Coach Samiran Kolhe.
The glory has set a landmark stone in the History of Giripremi’s mountaineering shall continue to prosper in future.
We wish them hearty congratulations for their mammoth success at Kangyatse I & II!
Kangyatse I :
Sherpa Support to both the teams:
Ming Temba Sherpa
Leader – Priyanka Chinchorkar
Deputy Leader – Smita Kariwadekar
Giripremi thanks all its supporters and well wishers who contributed towards making this expedition successful.
Special thanks to Todi Mills and Gypsy Tents – Muffaddal Lokhandwala for generously extending the sponsorship of Todi Ropes for the climb.