Participating in the third preparatory camp to review ice skills over Abnik icefall in Rudbar-e-qasran area near Tehran, fourteen women climbers were selected to take part in fourth stage of elementary test for arranging Iranian Women Expedition to Mount Everest.
These women climbers were among the team of 19 who passed the second step on Mount Sarakchal in Middle Alborz. The third preparatory camp held in January 6-7, one week after the second test. According to public relation of Iran Mountaineering Federation, the next stage will be held on January 26-28 in Hamedan province.
The second test in Sarakchal
At the following is the list of selected women climbers in the third stage: 1. Shima Shademan 2. Leila Bahrami 3. Bahare Soltani 4. Parvin Imani 5. Bahare Sinaki 6. Farkhonde Sadegh 7. Roya Sadat-Ghazanfari 8. Narges Shiri Beiocky 9. Parastoo Abrishami 10. Habibe Mahdian 11. Rezvan Salmasi 12. Nasrin Nemati 13. Laleh Keshavarz 14. Parvin Rezaei
It is worth mentioning that 14 members of National team of Iranian Men's mountaineers took part in the third preparatory camp on Kolah-Ghazi peak in Hamedan during the same January 6-7. The fourth test of this team will be held near Tehran on January 20-21.
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