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Nicolae Jitaru

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Profile Nicolae Jitaru - Translated with Yandex Tanslate

   Born: 08.12.1933, Azuga, County: Prahova

He has seen the light of day on the 8th of December, 1933 in the village of Augusta, in the county of Prahova. A short time after this event, my parents have moved up in the Logs. Here, the child gets up in the morning with your eyes on the Caraiman mountain, the mountain that fascinated. That's why, at the age of six, he could no longer resist the tentan?iei, and, on a beautiful summer day, he set off alone on the Valley of the Mica (the Valley of the Caraiman mountain, as I say, bu?tenenii). Slowly, slowly, slowly, slowly, one step at a time, he left the forest behind and came to the cottage, "the Brave" from the saddle of the Caraiman mountain. Cabana boy there was then a national move in which he was called "the Mute". The boy was able to sleep without worry, it is protected from the cabana boy, who, the next day, I was directed to a house down the road where he came from. As of now, the path of the mountain, it wasn't for Nicolae Jitaru.
It worked, more in particular, on the Drying up of the Caraiman mountain, is very dear to him, and on the other, like the Valley, Peonies, or the Valley of the Priponului. He climbed out himself, because that's how he felt most of the charm of the woods, the holes of the alps and the slopes. He learned to ski. Slipping on the white of the snow has gone finally to sport, where, in the contests of the depression, he held the top spots. By 1948, he made the ascent in company with the people of bucharest Pincu Weintraub, paul gallagher, Moses, Emil Fomino, and others, and from 1949 to bu?tenenii Constantin, Nemes, Ion Zainescu, always risked Where, According Conte?, etc., To be followed, and in September 1951, the school of rock climbing-ca?aratura of the summer, on the Ialomita Cave, organized by the department of tourism of the C. g. m., with the director-Dumitru Gheorghe, instructor, principal, George Group-a Baby. The winter school was made in 1953 at the lake of the Bîlea in the District. In the context of the club Dinamo, Brasov, which has been a part of, to participate in the championships, cups and alpiniade, winning the team's first place in the national championship of 1954, and the "Cup of the 23rd of August." The "Dynamo-Cup of 1955" has won first place in the team and was third in the individual. All of the third place he achieved in the championship of the individual in the Rarau mountains. In 1956, at the winter cup in the Piatra Craiului national park, the stage, and occupied the place; The cup of the first round, but in the Turda Gorges, the teams, the first place; the individual and the third; at Red lake, site II, in 1957, on the wall of the Stone-Written in Stone-the Sea — the second place; in the winter of 1959 in Mountains, going for the gold.
The awards for the winter season:
In 1961 the paths In the Proof, and the Tower of Seciului (at the time of the competition in march) were uploaded by Nicolae Jitaru, John Cole?iu Nicholas and Marian;
1962 — the Balconies (Nicolae Jitaru Mircea Opris);
1962 — the Wall of the Howlers (of Nicolae Jitaru, etc.a. a);
1963 — the Ivory Tower (Nicolae Jitaru Mircea Opris and john Cole?iu).
Nicolae Jitaru, he served as an instructor in the schools of rock climbing in home runs in 1953 and 1959, the head coach of Dinamo Brasov, in 1963. The beautiful and the rich in his activity, he was awarded the title of master of sports in mountain climbing in 1967, and between 1971-1975, diploma of honor for outstanding achievement.

Information source
Poză - Album Gplus Doru Vasilescu
Pe crestele Carpaţilor
- Niculae Baticu, Radu Țițeica, 1984

First ascents/Bolted routes

Nr.    Route    Grade    Length    Beauty    Type    Wall    
1.Traseul Direct Coordinates5B7 pitches0     Classic routePeretele Portiţei
2.Traseul Speranţei 5 star route Fantastic With description With topo With picture With video Coordinates English translation6B, 7b (6a+, A1)14 pitches5     Classic routePeretele Văii Albe
3.Tavanele din Peretele Brânei With description With picture Coordinates4B4 pitches0     Classic routePeretele Brânei
4.Traseul Dinamo (Fisura din Santinela Blidului Uriaşilor) With description With topo With picture Coordinates5A5 pitches0     Classic routePeretele Brânei
5.Muchia din Găvanul Mare With description With picture Coordinates5A4 pitches0     Classic routePeretele Brânei
6.Fisura din Faţa Înaltă With topo With picture Coordinates4B4 pitches0     Classic routeFața Înaltă din Creasta Picăturii
7.Fisura din Căldarea Morarului4B0     Classic routeTrasee de perete izolate
8.Fisura Sudică0     Classic routeTrasee de perete izolate
9.Traseul Central din Padina ÎnchisăAccess Natural Park Piatra Craiului With description With picture5A5 pitches0     Classic routePeretele Padinei Închise
10.Fisura OblicăAccess Natural Park Piatra Craiului0     Classic routePadina Închisă
11.Muchia ScăriiAccess Natural Park Piatra Craiului4A4 pitches0     Classic routePeretele Muchiei dintre Ţimbale
12.Muchia ReptileiAccess Natural Park Piatra Craiului With description With picture4A5 pitches0     Classic routeZona Valea Podurilor - Brâul de Mijloc
13.Fisura în SAccess Natural Park Piatra Craiului With description With topo4A, 6a/6a+3 pitches0     Classic routeAmfiteatrul Colţilor Gemeni
14.Surplomba NeagrăAccess Natural Park Piatra Craiului With description With topo5A5 pitches0     Classic routeAmfiteatrul Colţilor Gemeni
15.Traseul Marian Nicolae (Fisura întreruptă din Colţii Gemeni)Access Natural Park Piatra Craiului With description With topo4B3 pitches0     Classic routeAmfiteatrul Colţilor Gemeni
16.Sângele VoiniculuiAccess Natural Park Piatra Craiului With description4B4 pitches0     Classic routeValea Ciorânguţa
17.Hornul Mic din Colţii GemeniAccess Natural Park Piatra Craiului4A3 pitches0     Classic routeZona Colţii Gemeni
18.Traseul Ostaşului (Dinamo) With topo Coordinates4A3 pitches5     Classic routePiatra Scrisă
19.Fisura Artei 5 star route Fantastic With description With topo With picture With video6B, 6b+ (5c+, A1)5 pitches5     Classic routePeretele Nordic
20.Turnul de Fildeş 5 star route With description With topo With picture With video5B, (6b, A2)12 pitches4     Classic routePeretele Pintenilor

First winter ascents

Nr.    Route    Grade    Length    Beauty    Type    Wall    
1.Soldat Erou Eftimie Croitoru With description With topo With picture With comments Coordinates5B, 6b+/6c (5c+, A0)10 pitches3     Classic routePeretele Văii Albe
2.Traseul Balcoanelor 5 star route Fantastic With description With topo With picture With video Coordinates5A, 6b (6a, A0)4 pitches4,333333     Classic routePeretele Coştilei

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Traseul Speranţei 6B, 7b (6a+, A1)

One of the best climbs in White Valley Wall, following a natural and beautiful line. Unfortunately the route has less fixed gear than it had in its' first decades, seeing less climbs in the last years.




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