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Book review: “The Man Behind the Maps: Legendary Ski Artist James Niehues”

10th January 2021 | 0 comments

16th January 2021FacebookTwitterPrintemailNoone has commented on this article yet. Have your say…Filed under: News, Treks & Expeditions, K2 first winter ascent, Mingma G, Nims PurjaNews is coming in that a historic first winter ascent of K2 has been completed by an all-Nepali team, led by Mingma G and Nims Purja. According to high-altitude bogger Alan Arnette: “Around 5:00 pm on …

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Women’s adventure writing, poetry and art book launched on Kickstarter

19th April 2018 | 0 comments

Have your say… This film showcases our ethos in the words of people who hold our qualifications. At Mountain Training we believe in: This film showcases our ethos in the words of people who hold our qualifications. At Mountain Training we believe in: • The safe enjoyment of walking, climbing and mountaineering. We disseminate guidance on good practice and provide …

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Film Review: ‘Dirtbag: The Legend of Fred Beckey’

13th April 2018 | 0 comments

Have your say… Sea to Summit’s range of sleeping mats is one of the most advanced on the market, and features ultra-lightweight summer models through to insulated cold-weather mats. In this issue’s competition, we have three of their Comfort Plus Insulated Sleeping Mats, which incorporate some really special features to keep you warm and comfortable at night. Sea to Summit’s …

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‘Psycho Vertical’ in selected cinemas from 2nd March

12th February 2018 | 0 comments

Have your say… French alpinist Elisabeth Revol is recovering in Sallanches hospital in the Haute Savoie region of France (near Chamonix) after returning from her ill-fated expedition to climb Nanga Parbat with Polish climber Tomek Mackiewicz. Revol is due to give a press conference in Chamonix on Wednesday 7th February, and we expect to glean further details about what happened …