24 May 2017
Longtime Salomon athlete Kilian Jornet has done it again. The Catalan successfully summited Mount Everest this week in 26 hours without the use of additional oxygen or fixed ropes. Alone, in a single climb, Jornet has reached the summit of the world's highest mountain (8,484 meters).
The climb sets a new "Fastest Known Time" of 26 hours from the Everest Base Camp (5,100 meters) to the summit. Due to stomach problems, Jornet didn't complete the descent to the Everest Base Camp and is curre...
#OUREverest - Kilian Jornet - Why is Everest so Different
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20 November 2016
Octobre 2016, himalayisme, alpinisme... Face Sud du Nupste Shar II, 7776 mètres, Khumbu, Népal... Avec: Fred Degoulet, Ben Guigonnet, Hélias Millerioux et Robin Revest... Quelques mots d'Hélias...
"15 jours se sont écoulés depuis notre retraite dans l'immense muraille sud du Nuptse culminant entre 7700M et 7864m au Népal. Avec mes compagnons Fred Dégoulet, Ben Guigonnet et Hélias Millerioux alias : "le Gang des Moustaches", nous voulions ouvrir une voie en style...
Face Sud du Nuptse Shar II 7776 mètres Khumbu Népal alpinisme himalayisme - 11395
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26 January 2016
David Lama and Conrad Anker became the first expedition ever to reach the headwall of Lunag Ri, a 6907 meters high mountain located at the border of Nepal and Tibet.
The Austrian-American rope team gave everything to be the very first to reach the untouched summit. But in the end, due to freezing cold temperatures and strong wind the only reasonable option was to retreat.
“Had we reached the summit, our climb would have been perfect,” summarizes David Lama, who’s visited his father’s ho...