Dispatch 29 from Everest / May 9, 2012

Update: West Ridge Expedition

Two Ascents, Both Seek Summit — Southeast Ridge Team to Focus on Education and Science; West Ridge Team of Anker and Cory Richards to Retrace Route of First American Ascent on West Ridge.

Climb to Be Covered Online Starting March 16 at natgeo.com/oneverest and www.thenorthface.com/everest. Real-time Updates from West Ridge Team to Start April 16 on National Geographic Magazine App for iPad

While there is speculation about whether or not Simone Moro will join Conrad Anker on the expedition to summit Everest via its West Ridge, nothing is confirmed.

Check back daily at northface.com/everest and nationalgeographic.com/everest to hear the news when it’s official from the team on the mountain.

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