Mick Fowler and Paul Ramsden have made the first ascent of the Prow of Shiva (6,142m) in the Pangi District of the Indian Himalaya. They completed the climb over seven [...]
Archive for October, 2012
About 15 years ago, not many after being paralysed, I found myself beside an Australian beach. I was on my own but really fancied going into the sea, lured by [...]
Athlete Blogs and News, Karen Darke
Across the valley from my house and behind the 2,800m Savegarde lies a peak whose two summits are joined by an extremely hairy 400m ridge. I can’t see it from [...]
Athlete Blogs and News, Rolfe Oostra
Explorers Connect is an online community for expeditions and adventure travel enthusiasts & professionals to meet and share advice and opportunities.
Here David Leaning, a partner at Explorers Connect, who has [...]
Last week I had a lightning fast trip to the Frankenjura in Germany.
Highlights of the trip were doing the classic 10- (8a+) Nikita and onsighting Down Under 7c+, one of [...]