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Everest North: Norwegians SUMMIT!
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May 29, 2005 18: 54 EST
All five team members summited Everest earlier this morning and returned safely to ABC, reported their Base Camp.

TV2.no confirmed the information: "Norwegians Jon Gangdal, Henrik Wolf Meedom, Marius Flygind, Vidar Femdal Røe, and Suede Mattias Karlsson, along with 5 sherpas summited two hours before Iso Planic this morning,".

"It was amazing standing up there watching the sunrise", said Marius according to TV2.no.

"The team made a marathon descent and are back in ABC at 6400m, after a 17 hour push."

Image of the Norwegian team before the summit push, courtesy of the expedition team/Everest2005.no
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