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Fantastic news for the AC and UK mountaineering. In light of the very high level of achievement, all six nominations were awarded a "Piolet d'Or".
That's two for the AC: Sandy Allan & Rick Allen; and Mick Fowler & Paul Ramsden, who are the first team to win twice.
From left to right: Paul, Mick, Sandy and Rick.
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Full: Tito Arosio, Enzo Cardonatti, Caroline Culwick, Francois Devy, David Gladwin, Bruce Goodlad, Stephen Long, Luis Puzo, Twid Turner, Barry Whybrow.
Aspirant: George Arbuthnot, Thomas Codrington, Ian Faulkner, Daniel Graves, Toby Knight, Julian May, Robert Middleton, Daniel Moore, Mark Nicholls, Catherine Sykes.
Six climbers seeking unclimbed peaks at the the eastern end of the Djangart region of Kyrgyzstan. More
Peter Graham & Malcolm Scott: The Grand Cappuccino
Last summer Peter Graham and Malcolm Scott travelled to the remote Waddington Range in British Columbia, making the second ascent of the Grand Cappuccino.
Amit Chowdhury – Climbing in the Indian Himalaya
Amit gives a repeat performance of the lecture given in Bristol on the 17th (see below) for the benefit of London members.
The Honorary Secretary of the Indian Mountaineering Federation share insights from his climbing in some lesser known areas, where access has become easier in recent years.
Weekend 3rd May
Based at the Royal Oak at Hurdlow which is situated at the top of the High Peak Trail.
There is a Bunk Barn with 12 places booked and a campsite attached. Dinner on the Saturday night.
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