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Topic - Alps 4000m peaks article

jthallen - on 31 Oct 2012
Just over a year ago I began researching the number of Brits who had done all the so-called 4000m peaks of the Alps for an article. I also discussed in the article the criteria for a 4000m peak (incl Blodig, Collomb, Moran, UIAA). Only 16 Brits stepped forward (self-certified) with the claim up to end March 2012.
I sent the article speculatively to the Alpine Journal and recently discovered that it will not be included in the 2012 issue. So I adapted it slightly (for Rucksack Club fans - E Thomas and B Cosby as completers and members of RC) and sent it to the RCJ Editor (I too am a member of the RC, and AC). He says the article will be in the next RCJ as 'Height is not Everything in the Alps' in about 3,700 words.
If anyone would like a copy of the article, I will e-mail a copy (text only, no photos) as a pdf attachment.
Has anyone completed this year 2012, thus adding to the 16 so far?
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