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    Concert at Corvara for Nepal
    14.08.2015 by Planetmountain in Trekking

    Concert at Corvara for Nepal

    On 14 August 2015 at the Bar al Lago in Corvara, Alta Badia, Dolomites, Italy the Frozen Rats band will give a concert to raise money for Nepal, to help after the earthquake and also to take stock of the current trekking situation in the country.

    Landscapes of Grigna
    30.07.2015 by Planetmountain in Trekking

    Landscapes of Grigna

    The video filmed by Yuri Palma about the Grigne massif in Northern Italy.

    Messner Mountain Museum at Corones, the photos
    28.07.2015 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

    Messner Mountain Museum at Corones, the photos

    The photos of the sixth Messner Mountain Museum, inaugurated at Plan de Corones, South Tyrol, Italy, on 24 July 2015.

    Record numbers look set to complete Red Bull X-Alps adventure race
    16.07.2015 by Planetmountain in Competitions

    Record numbers look set to complete Red Bull X-Alps adventure race

    Monaco is currently welcoming a record number of exhausted athletes after hiking and flying from Salzburg  in the Red Bull X-Alps 2015.

    Matterhorn Cervino 150 - the grand finale
    16.07.2015 by Planetmountain in Events

    Matterhorn Cervino 150 - the grand finale

    For the grand finale of the Matterhorn Cervino 150, i.e. the 10 day celebration of the 150th anniversary of the first two ascents of Gran Becca, Valtournenche and Valle d'Aosta have prepared three days of mountain climbing and culture.

    Christian Mauer wins Red Bull X-Alps 2015
    15.07.2015 by Planetmountain in Competitions

    Christian Mauer wins Red Bull X-Alps 2015

    Yesterday, Tuesday 14 July 2015, Christian 'Chrigel' Maurerwon the Red Bull X-Alps adventure race for a fourth time in a row, after 8 days, 4 hours and 37 minutes, ahead of Sebastian Huber and Paul Guschlbauer. Italy's Aaron Durogati is one of the top athletes in this race by paraglider or on foot from Salzburg to the Principality of Monaco.

    Red Bull X-Alps 2015, day 8: Maurer still in the lead, the battle continues
    13.07.2015 by Planetmountain in Competitions

    Red Bull X-Alps 2015, day 8: Maurer still in the lead, the battle continues

    Perfect flying conditions marked the eighth day of Red Bull X-Alps 2015. After the Mont Blanc turnpoint, Switzerland's Christian Maurer has begun the last stage south along the Alps Maritimes towards the Principality of Monaco, followed closely by Paul Guschlbauer. The day's report.

    Matterhorn Cervino 150, Italian Air Force aerobatic team lift off celebrations
    10.07.2015 by Planetmountain in Events

    Matterhorn Cervino 150, Italian Air Force aerobatic team lift off celebrations

    The tribute provided by the Italian Air Force aerobatic team marks the official start at Breuil-Cervinia Valtournenche to the great celebrations that, from 10 - 19 July 2015, the Region of Valle d'Aosta and the Municipality of Valtournenche are dedicating to the Matterhorn to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the historic first two ascents of the Gran Becca.

    Red Bull X-Alps 2015 day 4 round-up: Christian Maurer in the lead
    09.07.2015 by Planetmountain in Competitions

    Red Bull X-Alps 2015 day 4 round-up: Christian Maurer in the lead

    The report of day 4 of the Red Bull X-Alps 2015. Christian Maurer leads, followed by Paul Guschlbauer and Sebastian Huber.

    Red Bull X-Alps 2015, incredible action on days 1 and 2
    07.07.2015 by Planetmountain in Competitions

    Red Bull X-Alps 2015, incredible action on days 1 and 2

    The reports of the first two days of the Red Bull X-Alps 2015, the tough advenure race, by paraglider on foot, from Salzburg in Austria to the Principality of Monaco.

    Andorra Ultra Trail Vallnord, the 2015 edition breaks all records
    06.07.2015 by Planetmountain in Competitions

    Andorra Ultra Trail Vallnord, the 2015 edition breaks all records

    The seventh edition of the Andorra Ultra Trail Vallnord finished on Sunday 28 June with a record 2600 participants from 39 different countries. Four days of events, from 25 - 28 June 2015, for 4 mountain running competitions and 1 walk were helped by excellent weather and more than 400 volunteers who gave their best to look after all runners.

    Giovanni Spitale and the 'discovery' of the Buso dea Torta cave
    06.07.2015 by Giovani Spitale in Alpinism

    Giovanni Spitale and the 'discovery' of the Buso dea Torta cave

    The video filmed by Matteo Mocellin that documents the 'discovery' of the mysterious Buso dea Torta da parte cave in Northern Italy on behalf of Giovanni Spitale and Angela Bonato.

    Red Bull X-Alps 2015: the start!
    06.07.2015 by Planetmountain in Competitions

    Red Bull X-Alps 2015: the start!

    Yesterday in Salzburg, Austria, the Red Bull X-Alps 2015 got underway. 32 athletes from 18 different nations will head towards the Principality of Monaco. Over 1000 km by paraglider on foot, across some of the most spectacular scenery in Europe.

    Red Bull X-Alps 2015: prolgue today, the race begins Sunday
    02.07.2015 by Planetmountain in Competitions

    Red Bull X-Alps 2015: prolgue today, the race begins Sunday

    With today's prologue of the Red Bull X-Alps, the countdown has begun for the world's toughest adventure race. On Sunday 5 July 32 athletes from 18 nations will race for over 1000km, on foot or by paraglider, across Europe’s most spectacular scenery.

    Aaron Durogati set for Red Bull X-Alps 2015
    01.07.2015 by Planetmountain in Competitions

    Aaron Durogati set for Red Bull X-Alps 2015

    Italian paraglider Aaron Durogati training for Red Bull X-Alps 2015. After his serious injury he resumed training after only a month and recovered fully for the world’s toughest adventure race.

    Ra Bujela and Via ferrata Maria e Andrea Ferrari, the new Dolomites via ferrata
    26.06.2015 by Enrico Maioni in Trekking

    Ra Bujela and Via ferrata Maria e Andrea Ferrari, the new Dolomites via ferrata

    Enrico Maioni, Cortina Mountain Guide, introduces the new via ferrata Maria e Andrea Ferrari up Ra Bujela, Tofane, Dolomites.

    Aaron Durogati full flight ahead to Red Bull X-Alps 2015
    24.06.2015 by Planetmountain in Competitions

    Aaron Durogati full flight ahead to Red Bull X-Alps 2015

    Watch Aaron Durogati, the paragliding world champion, in training for the world's most spectacular adventure race: Red Bull X-Alps 2015. Over 1000km on foot or by paraglider, taking off on 5 July at Salzburg in Austriand landing in the Principality of Monaco.

    Aaron Durogati: the Road to Red Bull X-Alps 2015
    19.06.2015 by Planetmountain in Competitions

    Aaron Durogati: the Road to Red Bull X-Alps 2015

    Preparations are in full swing a unique adventure race: watch Aaron Durogati, the only Italian taking part in Red Bull X-Alps 2015, the world’s most spectacular flight competition across the Alps.

    Red Bull X-Alps 2015: 10 reasons to follow the competition live
    11.06.2015 by Planetmountain in Competitions

    Red Bull X-Alps 2015: 10 reasons to follow the competition live

    After the prologue on 2 July, the world's toughest adventure race takes flight on 5 July 2015. 33 athletes from 18 nations will race for over 1000km, on foot or by paraglider, across Europe’s most spectacular scenery.

    Mont Blanc and the world's highest resolution panorama photo
    05.06.2015 by Planetmountain in Environment

    Mont Blanc and the world's highest resolution panorama photo

    The extraordinary high resolution photograph taken by Filippo Blengini and the In2White team of the Mont Blanc range.

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