/ NEWS: Jon Griffith Solos 3 North Faces in a Day
The mountaineering camera-man has hotfooted it up the Aiguille Verte, Les Droites and Les Courtes in the Argentierre basin, Chamonix. He finished his huge day with the Swiss Route on Les Courtes and skied down the south side on his lightweight skis wearing his climbing boots...
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Really good effort Jon.
Top effort Jon well done you! :-)
Anyone know what ski bindings they are?
I have these bindings as well, and I've been happy with them. I'm using these bindings with La sportiva trango ext. evo light boots. Considering getting warmer boots though..
The bindings are Emery Chrono's. To be fair it wasnt the binding that was playing up but the toe bail on my boot which had worn down so much it kept popping out. Was just easier to explain it that way. Emery Chrono's rock!
How did you get down from the Verte?
Jon, where did you manage to get hold of a pair of Emery Chrono's? Hen's teeth?
Spectacular effort, great job!
Discovered the blog the other week and spent an evening going through it, lots of really impressive stuff on there.
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