Seventh Kandersteg Ice Climbing Festivalby UKC News Jan/2007
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There were plenty of films and presentations; Will Gadd and Sean Isaac (CAN) showed fascinating pictures of modern mixed routes in Canada. Nicolas Favresse (BE), Ines Papert (DE), Albert Leichtfried (AT) and Markus Bendler (AT) showed their achievements from the past year.
The ice climbing festival was initiated by Black Diamond and supported by Lowa, Patagonia, Julbo, the town of Kandersteg and the Hotel Ermitage. Next years event will be on January 4 – 6th, 2008.
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