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14.01.2008 by PlanetMountain in Alpinism

Makalu winter attempt, the adventure begins

The team comprised of the Italians Nives Meroi, Romano Benet, Luca Vuerich and the Kazakh mountaineers Denis Urubko, Serguey Samoilov, Eugeny Shutov and Gennady Durov has now reached Hillary Base Camp and all is set for their winter attempt of Makalu.

08.11.2007 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Annapurna: south face for Tomasz Humar

On 28 October Tomasz Humar from Slovenia reportedly carried out a solo ascent of the south Face of Annapurna reaching the South Summit at 8026m, located to the east of the 8091m high main summit.

31.07.2007 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Dave Graham sends Realisation at Ceuse

On 30/07/2007 Dave Graham made the fourth ascent of Realization / Biographie, 9a+ at Ceuse, France.

13.03.2007 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Ueli Steck races the Eiger North Face in 3 hours 54 minutes

On 21 February Ueli Steck from Switzerland climbed the North Face of the Eiger in a record time of 3.54.

04.04.2006 by PlanetMountain.com in Alpinism

Grandes Jorasses, Batoux and Daudet climb new route up East Face

From 14 - 23 March Philippe Batoux and Lionel Daudet made the first ascent of “Little Big Men” (A3, 6a, M5), on the wild and grandiose East Face of the Grandes Jorasses, Mont Blanc.

13.02.2006 by Vinicio Stefanello in Alpinism

XV Piolet d'or to Steve House and Vincent Anderson

On 10/02 in Grenoble the golden ice axe, the mountaineering oscar 2005, was awarded to Steve House and Vincent Anderson for their new route up the Rupal Face on Nanga Parbat.

01.02.2006 by PlanetMountain.com in Alpinism

JC Lafaille missing on Makalu

For 6 days no one has heard anything from Jean-Christophe Lafaille, currently engaged in the difficult first winter ascent (and, above all, solo) of Makalu, the fifth highest mountain in the world.

29.12.2005 by PlanetMountain.com in Alpinism

JC Lafaille attempts first winter Makalu ascent

Jean-Christophe Lafaille is currently attempting the first winter ascent of Makalu 8463m, the fifth highest mountain in the world

28.02.2005 by Vinicio Stefanello in Events

Russian success for Piolet d'Or 2004, House wins spectators award.

The prestigious Piolet d'Or 2004 promoted by Montagne Magazine was won by the Russian team for its ascent of Jannu. Steve House won the spectators award for his solitary ascent of K7.

10.02.2005 by PlanetMountain.com in Alpinism

Piolet d'or 2004, the six candidates

The jury, headed by Krzysztof Wielicki, and the six candidates for the Piolet d'Or 2004 promoted by Montagnes Magazine

24.12.2004 by PlanetMountain.com in Alpinism

Piolet d'Or 2004 nominees

The six Piolet d'Or 2004 nominees for the most important alpine achievements of the year

02.08.2004 by PlanetMountain.com in Climbing

Patxi Usobiaga repeats Realization 9a+ at Ceuse

On 29/07/2004 Patxi Usobiaga made the third ascent of Realization / Biographie, 9a+ at Céüse.

12.05.2004 by Planetmountain.com in Alpinism

Lhotse, Makalu, Everest, Jannu: work in progress

Expeditions: summit time is fast approaching. In the Everest region the second half of May is statistically the most important time of year for successful summit bids.

10.02.2004 by Planetmountain.com in Events

Babanov and Koshelenko win Piolet d'or 2003

Valeri Babanov and Yuri Koshelenko won the prestigous Piolet d'Or for their ascent of Nuptse East South Pillar in November 2003.

18.07.2003 by Planetmountain.com in Alpinism

Denis Urubko summits Broad Peak

On 18/07 Denis Urubko, member of the International Pakistan Expedition 2003, summited Broad Peak after helping to rescue Jean-Christophe Lafaille.

16.07.2003 by Planetmountain.com in Alpinism

Broad Peak success for Moro, Ochoa, Lafaille, Viesturs

On 15/07/2003 Simone Moro, Inaki Ochoa, Jean-Christophe Lafaille, Ed Viesturs of the International Pakistan Expedition 2003 reached the summit of Broad Peak (8047m).

17.06.2003 by Simone Moro in Alpinism

Nanga Parbat success for Urubko and companions

On 17/06 Denis Urubko, Dima Chumakov, Maksut Jumaiev and Vassilly Pitsov, members of theInternational Pakistan Expedition 2003, reached the summit of Nanga Parbat 8125m.

23.05.2003 by Planetmountain.com in Alpinism

Everest and Himalayan ascents

On 23/05 Manuela Di Centa becomes the first italian women to climb Everest, while Jean-Christophe Lafaille climbs Dhaulagiri on 20/05

10.02.2003 by Planetmountain.com in Events

Mick Fowler and Paul Ramsden win 12th Piolet d'Or

Mick Fowler and Paul Ramsden have won the Piolet d'Or 2002 with their first ascent of the North Face central couloir of Siguniang, China

25.12.2002 by Planetmountain.com in Events

Fournel Ice Climbing Event and Piolet d'Or 2003

From 8 — 12 January 2002 the French Parc National des Ecrins will host the Fournel Ice Climbing Event for 800 ice climbers. The nominees for the Piolet D'Or 2002 will be presented, as will the winning films of the Banff Mountain Film Festival.




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