Pavel Kalný

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Pavel Kalný
Personal information
Birth namePavel Kalný
Born14 May 1967
Died10 May 2006 (aged 38)
Lhotse
NationalityCzech

Pavel Kalný (14 May 1967 – 10 May 2006)[1] was a Czech psychiatrist and mountaineer. He climbed on Mount Elbrus in 1992 and also on several mountains in the USSR.[2] In 2005 he climbed the entire massif of Mount Logan.[3] In 2006, together with Martin Minařík, he participated in an expedition to the fourth highest mountain in the world, Lhotse.[4] On 9 May 2006 he survived a fall of about 200 meters, but died the following day. In April 2007, Martin Minařík placed a commemorative plaque on Lhotse.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Český horolezec zahynul při výstupu na Lhotse". Adrex.cz. 23 May 2006. Retrieved 25 May 2012.
  2. ^ "MUDr. Pavel Kalný". hruboskalsko.cz. Retrieved 25 May 2012.
  3. ^ "Horolezec Kalný zemřel na Lhotse". CZSK.cz. Retrieved 25 May 2012.
  4. ^ http://www.explorersweb.com/everest_k2/news.php?id=1969
  5. ^ http://www.martinminarik.cz/lhotse2007.html


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