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Huber Brothers in Antarctica Video

© Mick Ryan - UKClimbing.com
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Ulvetanna, Kintanna and Holtanna, Antarctic
© Expedition Antarktis

Doug Scott and Alex Huber hamming it up for the camera  © Mick Ryan - UKClimbing.com
Doug Scott and Alex Huber hamming it up for the camera
© Mick Ryan - UKClimbing.com
In December 2008, legendary climbers Alex and Thomas Huber travelled to Antarctica to climb Ulvetanna, one of the most beautiful and striking mountains in the world.

  • You can read more about their ascents in the UKC News

This is a full length film (26 mins) of their expedition:




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17 Apr, 2009
Superb. The photography is a tour de force in such difficult conditions.
17 Apr, 2009
Yes, the music was very poor, I thought.
17 Apr, 2009
Amazing filming in such difficult conditions. There seemed to be some filming trickery going on, at some points the climbing was being shot from above. I imagine they must have re-lead a pitch or two for the purpose of the video. I didn't know that Adidas made portaledges and goretex! Iv always associate them with school football teams and chavs! I suppose they must have more money to fund expeditions like that than other outdoor brands. Can only be a good thing
17 Apr, 2009
Superb and the vid is of such high quality - way better than your normal YouTube stuff. Great climbers (-30C!!!) and great photography - epic. Chris
18 Apr, 2009
Thank you for that - very enjoyable despite the narrator. Perfect Saturday early evening armchair viewing!
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