/ NEW ARTICLE: Some Thoughts For Young Alpinists by Andy Cave
He is a qualified UIAGM mountain guide and author of two books; Learning to Breathe and the sequel Thin White Line that was published in early 2008.
In this article and interview Andy shares some thoughts on safety, gear and the alpine philosophy.
Read more at http://www.ukclimbing.com/articles/page.php?id=2075
... and waste no time whatsoever practising climbing upwards.
Get fit and fast by all means, but
...spend a large amount of your practise time on rapid, prolonged, descents on steep loose ground.
great stuff but unfortunately no london dates - or am i missing something?
what a gre at article, andy cave, clearly a hero! i love that everything he says seems to make perfect sense it direct and to the point!
Thats got me psyched to go and do something big. Now to save...
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