He became famous for being the one who cut the rope that his mate Joe Simpson was climbing during the ascent of the West Face of Siula Grande (Peruvian Andes) in the 1985.
Thanks to a longtime relationship with Lowa, Ines Papert feels to be part of the brand that supports her dreams and respects her way to communicate the mountain. A communication always open to ethical style, new aims and human contacts. Enjoy the video interview!
Sebastian Steudtner is grew up in Germany and is one of Europe’s most successful Big Wave Surfers. In 2010 he was the first European in the history of surfing to win the Billabong XXL Award
Comfort. Warmth. Shelter. Learn about the complete layering system from Polartec and be prepared to meet the elements head on.
To explain why the "No-Edge” technology, featured on the latest La Sportiva climbing shoes (Speedster, Futura and Genius), is so revolutionary and to illustrate how it can contribute to an evolution in climbing, is not so simple.
Together with the independent organization Fair Wear Foundation (FWF), the mountain sports brand VAUDE is committed to achieving fair working conditions worldwide.
At OutDoor 2015, Eric Yung (Director, European Sales) explains how Adidas and Salewa have used Polartec technology in their Terrex and Pedroc Alpha models.
At OutDoor 2015, Luca Albrisi (Ambassador Ferrino) presents the Overland backpack by Ferrino.
At OutDoor 2015, Georg Ploner (Sales Manager) presents the Abisko Eco-Shell Jacket by Fjällräven.
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