PURE MOUNTAIN BLOG
MY RED BULL X-ALPS
It’s been an eventful year for Thomas Friedrich. The 20-year-old paraglider from Graz had a dream come true this summer when he took part in the Red Bull X-Alps.
WHAT CLIMBING GEAR DO YOU NEED?
Climbing covers a whole load of different disciplines, all with their specific types of gear, techniques and training. Most of us train at a climbing gym. But lead climbing outdoors is where you want to be.
CLOSING A CHAPTER
Simon Gietl climbed the 21 pitches of “Can you hear me?” with his partner Andrea Oberbacher on the west face of Cima Scotoni. The route brought out many different emotions, both happy and sad.