Mike Horn arrives at the South Pole after 47 days on ski !!BORGE OUSLAND, CLÉMENCE CADARIO AND NICOLAS VALDIVIESO JOIN MIKE HORN AND SKI THE LAST DEGREE TO THE SOUTH POLE.
Mike Horn, Borge Ousland, Clémence Cadario and Nicolas Valdivieso arrive on ski, to the South Pole after several days of pushing their physical and mental limits. The team are thrilled to have achieved their goal and to be able to share in this victorious moment together.
Lithium batteries informationLimitations on use of AA/LR6 and AAA/LR03 Lithium batteries with headlamps. This information does not apply to the e+Lite which was designed to work with CR2032 Lithium batteries. Lithium batteries are lighter and give longer burn times at low temperature than traditional Alkaline batteries. Due to recent advances in the performance characteristics of Lithium batteries (especially their higher output during discharge), they can cause the lamp to overheat and possibly damage the LEDs.
Argentina. El TuzgleUn mois en Argentine, 20 jours dans le désert à 4200 m, du soleil, du vent, des lamas, des indiens, encore du soleil, et des blocs...des blocs et des falaises tout autour de nous. Bienvenido al Tuzgle. Un site majeur, qui mérite 100 fois les 4 jours de voyage depuis la France pour y accéder...
Weak go homeReaching the new 'super crag' above the Spanish town of Oliana the first thing you see is a huge tufa, like a fat drainpipe of poured grey concrete stretching down from the summit. Automatically you see the weakness, finding the link between the ground and the top. You want to get up this cliff and this is the way!
Zillertal RocTripThe Zillertal Roctrip movie [26mn]. Team Petzl took RocTrip to the granite wonderland of Zillertal, Austria the summer of 2008. The international star power was unrivaled, with the best climbers from Spain, USA, Sweden, France, Great-Britain, the Netherlands and Iran all throwing themselves at the boulders and cliffs of this magical valley. Featuring: Dani Andrada, Lynn Hill, Lisa Rands, Dave Graham, Steve McClure, Marcus Bock, Jorg Verhoeven, Gérôme Pouvreau, Said Belhaj, Chris Sharma and many others...
Some TrainingNews - Premier UK bouldering venue perfect for power endurance training.
Which is a relief as getting outside has been tough this year with constant rain from June onwards. Any route fitness I’d gained drained away even faster than my enthusiasm. The news of a training venue for route climbers comes as a bitter blow for the boulderers who have enjoyed pure power problems for a while and don’t see the point in getting pumped.