/ NEW ARTICLE: OBITUARY: George Band
"The death of George Band at the age of 82 brings British mountaineering suddenly perilously close to the end of a generation – those who as young men in the 1950s adventured in the Himalayas and who, for as long as most of us can remember, have formed climbing's Establishment."
Read more at http://www.ukclimbing.com/articles/page.php?id=4005
I remember going to one of his lectures at KMFF he seemed like a great guy.
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