Category: Climbing

The posts marked with this category have climbing, whether sport, alpine, ice or other, as their main focus. Clicking on the category name will bring up all the posts in that particular category.

Solar power: GoalZero gear 2014 – 2016

Two years ago GoalZero expanded its ambassador’s programme to the East and I was presented by Absolut Explorer with a nice selection of gear to use and abuse. Up until then I either assumed that expeditions will mean long periods of disconnect or that at best an eclectic combination of devices and solutions (not all of them compatible) will manage somehow… Read more →

T16, South summit, Zanskar, India “Supercouloir” ED – first ascent

I In the winter of 2016 I received a request from a free-lance journalist, Maya K. Prabhu, asking for opinions on the alpinism scene in India for a piece she was preparing for the USA based magazine ‘Alpinist’. (Since then the article has appeared in issue nr 54 / summer 2016 under the title Notes from the Frontier). Following the conversation with… Read more →

“Climb Again” in Taghia

Cinci oameni s-au unit din România, India și Spania pentru a duce mesajul Climb Again până și mai departe, pe vârful Oujdad din Munții Atlas, Maroc. Experiența a fost pe cât de emoționantă, pe atât de memorabilă, și sperăm să rămână un exemplu pentru oricine are nevoie de dovada că SE POATE. Expediția este dedicată tuturor persoanelor cu nevoi speciale… Read more →