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U.S. Ski Mountaineering Team's John Gaston leads best-ever World ...

The Denver Post - Mar 24, 2017
John Gaston, the founder of Strafe Outerwear, unpacks his gear after a record-setting trip to the Pierra Menta Ski Mountaineering World Championships, where ...

EBC abuzz with arrival of 20 mountaineering teams - National

The Kathmandu Post - Apr 10, 2017
As many as 20 mountaineering expedition teams have arrived at the Everest Base Camp (EBC) to climb Mt Everest, Mt Lhotse and Mt Nhutse.

Indian Air Force Mountaineering Expedition to Mt Dhaulagiri 8167m ...

Business Standard - Apr 16, 2017
Indian Air Force is embarking upon a mountaineering expedition to Mt Dhaulagiri in Nepal from 15 Apr to 03 Jun 2017. Mt Dhaulagiri is the seventh highest ...

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Mountaineering books

Mountaineering: The Freedom of the Hills, 8th Edition

by: The Mountaineers
* 50th anniversary edition of the title considered "bible" of climbing
* With nearly 1 million copies sold, this is the all-time bestselling mountaineering and climbing title
* Printed on 100% recycled paper

Since the publication of the first edition in 1960, Freedom, as the book is known, has endured as a classic mountaineering text. From choosing equipment to tying a climbing knot, and from basic rappelling techniques to planning an expedition -- it's all here in this essential mountaineering reference.
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Training for the New Alpinism: A Manual for the Climber as Athlete

by: Steve House, Scott Johnston
In Training for the New Alpinism, Steve House, world-class climber and Patagonia ambassador, and Scott Johnston, coach of U.S. National Champions and World Cup Nordic Skiers, translate training theory into practice to allow you to coach yourself to any mountaineering goal. Applying training practices from other endurance sports, House and Johnston demonstrate that following a carefully designed regimen is as effective for alpinism as it is for any other endurance sport and leads to better performance.
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Mountaineering videos

FIRST ASCENT: Dave Hahn - How To Become a Mountaineer

Dave Hahn's 12 summits (so far) of Everest are the most of any non-Sherpa in history. A guide with Rainier Mountaineering, Inc. since 1986, he has twice ...

Seminar: Making the Transition to Mountaineering

Here is the link to the latest version of this video: http://mountaineering.purzuit.com/video/VpJiEiyL8oY.html You are invited to a free evening seminar on essential skills ...

Intoduction to Mountaineering NZ 2012

A week long Introduction to Mountaineering Course held by Alpine Recreation in the Mount Cook National Park in November 2012. A great challenge and ...

Gear Tips - Mountaineering Boots

Alpine Ascents guide Peter Moore provides a boot-by-boot breakdown of the variety of mountaineering footwear available today, including the features of each ...

Your First Alpine Ascent - Mountaineering

Product Video Guide for kit you would need when attempting to summit a 4000m peak Alpine style.