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Topic - NEWS: British climbers die in the Alps

Kyuzo on 11 Jan 2009
[UKC Staff Edit] Now on the UKC News Page:

(Report by Lindsay Griffin on the BMC Site)

http://www.ukclimbing.com/news/older.html?month=01&year=2009#n45558


From the BBC:

"The youngest Briton to have climbed Mount Everest has been killed, along with a second British climber, in an accident in the French Alps.

Rob Gauntlett, of Petworth, Sussex, reached the summit of Mount Everest when he was just 19 in 2006 and was highly regarded in the climbing world...."

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/7822567.stm
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