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15.04.2020 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Nameless Tower Eternal Flame / Huber brothers first free ascent video

The video of the first free ascent of Eternal Flame, the legendary rock climb on Nameless Tower, in the Trango group, Karakorum. Established by Kurt Albert, Wolfgang Güllich, Christof Stiegler and Milan Sykora, the first redpoint was carried out from 11 - 14 August 2009 by Thomas and Alexander Huber.

02.06.2018 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

La Sportiva 90th anniversary, failure leads to success

The story of La Sportiva, which recently celebrated its 90th anniversary, via one of its iconic products, the Trango boot. Featuring With Reinhold Messner, Simone Moro, Lorenzo Delladio, Giulia Delladio, Giuliano Jellici, Matteo Jellici, Enzo Jellici

19.04.2017 by Trango in Climbing

Voluntarily recall Trango Vergo belay devices batch numbers 16159 and 16195

As of 14/04/2017 Trango has elected to voluntarily recall all Vergo belay devices in batch numbers 16159 and 16195 that were sold after 1 October 2016.

09.06.2014 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Trango Towers, the BASE jump by Andrey Lebedev and Vladimir Murzaev

Following the Australian pioneers Glenn Singleman and Nic Feteris: the story of the Great Trango Tower BASE jump carried out by Andrey Lebedev and Vladimir Murzaev on 10 August 2013.

20.09.2013 by Planetmountain in Interviews

Great Trango Tower: Raganowicz and Tomaszewski climb Bushido

Interview with Polish alpinist Marek Raganowicz who talks about the new big wall Bushido (VII– A4 VII+), established together with Marcin Tomaszewski up Great Trango Tower, Karakorum, Pakistan.

22.07.2013 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Uli Biaho new Trango climb by the Ragni di Lecco

Matteo Della Bordella, Luca Schiera and Silvan Schüpbach have safely reached Base Camp after having forged a new route up the West Face of Uli Biaho (6109m), Trango, Pakistan.

03.10.2012 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Trango Tower, the Eternal Flame video trailer climbed by Lama, Ortner and Rich

The video of the Trango Towers and the ascent carried out by David Lama, Peter Ortner and Corey Rich of the route Eternal Flame, Nameless Tower (6251m), Trango Towers, Karakorum.

14.09.2012 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Out of Reality, Kopold and Sabovcik new route attempt on Great Trango Towe

This August the Slovak climbers Dodo Kopold and Michal Sabovcik forged a new line up the NW Face of Great Trango Tower (6286m), Karakorum. Their "Out of Reality" ends on the shoulder circa 400m below the summit.

31.07.2012 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Trango Tower, Eternal Flame for Lama, Ortner and Rich

On 30 July at 16:00 David Lama, Peter Ortner and Corey Rich reached the summit of Trango Tower in the Karakorum via the route Eternal Flame.

11.07.2012 by Planetmountain in Events

Karl Unterkircher Award won by Ukranian Great Trango Tower expedition

On Friday 6 July at Selva di Val Gardena (Italy) Marina Kopteva and Anna Yasinskaya from the Ukraine and Galina Chibitok from Russia received the Karl Unterkircher Award 2012 for their new route established in 38 days up the NW Face of Great Trango Tower (Pakistan).

08.06.2012 by Planetmountain in Events

Karl Unterkircher Award 2012, the nominations

The second edition of the Karl Unterkircher Award will take place on 6 July 2012 at Selva di Val Gardena in the Italian Dolomites. The alpinists nominated for this award are Simone Moro, Denis Urubko and Cory Richards for the first winter ascent of Gasherbrum II, Sean Villanueva, Ben Ditto, Nicolas Favresse and Olivier Favressee for their Greenland Big Walls and Marina Kopteva, Galina Chibitok and Anna Yasinskaya for their new route up Great Trango Tower in Pakistan.

14.03.2012 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Great Trango Tower: the base jump by Glenn Singleman and Nic Feteris

The video of the BASE jump off Great Trango Tower in Pakistan carried out by Glenn Singleman and Nic Feteris.

14.12.2011 by Planetmountain in Environment

Great Trango Tower, new Ukrainian - Russian route in the Karakorum

This summer a female trio of climbers comprised of Marina Kopteva, Anna Yasinskay and Galina Chibitok established "Parallel world" (2580m, VI+, A1/7b, 6B), a new route up the NW Face of Great Trango Tower, Karakorum, Pakistan.

16.09.2011 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

No Fear, new Russian route on Trango Nameless Tower

In August 2011 a Russian expedition established No Fear (6b+, A3, 1120m) up Nameless Tower, Trango group, Karakorum

13.10.2009 by Nicholas Hobley in Alpinism

Eternal Flame, Nameless Tower - climbing history and Alexander Huber interview

The history of Eternal Flame and an interview with Alexander Huber after the first free ascent of the route which climbs the Nameless Tower, Trango, Karakorum.

01.10.2009 by PlanetMountain in Alpinism

Eternal Flame, Nameless Tower, first free ascent by Huber brothers on Trango Towers

Between 11 and 14 August 2009 the German brothers Thomas and Alexander Huber carried out the first redpoint ascent of Eternal Flame, the legendary route up the S Buttress of Nameless Tower, Trango, Karakorum, Pakistan. The route had been established in 1989 by the Germans Kurt Albert, Wolfgang Güllich, Christof Stiegler, Milan Sykora and originally graded VI, 7b+, A2.

23.11.2007 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Silvia Vidal on Shipton Spire, Trango, Pakistan

In July Sílvia Vidal from Spain made the solo first ascent of "Life is Lilac" (A4+, 6a, 870m) on the NE Pillar of Shipton Spire, Trango, Pakistan

10.11.2006 by PlanetMountain in Alpinism

Austrian Shipton Expedition: new routes and repeat of Women and Chalk

In mid-July a five-man Austrian expedition comprised of Thomas Scheiber, Hansjörg Auer, Matthias Auer, Karl Dung and Ambros Sailer established two new routes in the Trango Valley, Karakorum, Pakistan, and repeated Woman and Chalk, first ascended in 2001 by Bubu Bole, Mario Cortese and Fabio Dandri.

19.10.2006 by PlanetMountain in Alpinism

Slovenian TranGO Towers 2006

In late August a strong mixed Slovenian expedition travelled to Karakorum's Trango Towers where, despite unstable weather, they managed a remarkable number of repeats and first ascents

16.09.2005 by PlanetMountain.com in Alpinism

Great Trango new route by Kopold and Cmarik

In mid-August Dodo Kopold and Gabo Cmarik from Slovakia made the first ascent of "Assalam Alaikum" UIAA VIII A2, ABO on Great Trango, Pakistan.




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