Cathy O’Dowd (who many of you will remember from the South African Everest 96 – Expedition) is about to take on Nanga Parbat, the hard way.
Jenya Kazbekova from Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine, daughter of former bouldering champ Serek Kazbekov, climbed 8a already four years ago, and she hasn’t stopped improving.
In the Spring of 2012, four of America’s Best Boulderers converged in Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado in search of something new.
If there was one phrase to sum up this season where over 500 people summited Everest, it might be: risk management.
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Dean Potter talks with prAna mindfulness ambassador Mark Coleman about death
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Conrad Anker, 49, has climbed Everest from the South without supplemental oxygen.
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Scary rock climbing fall on a route called Disco Machine Gun in Indian Creek.
On August 27, 2011, the Billabong Pro Tahiti event on surfing’s World Tour was placed on hold due to a massive swell bearing down on the famed big-wave spot, Teahupoo.
Climbing can be recognised as an international competitive sport in SA, for climbers who compete to be awarded National Protea colours, to gain entry into international climbing competitions….
It has been a crowded and tragic season on Mt. Everest this year, with more than 700 people occupying the mountain.