Luck, pride and pushing your limits
During the #salewahome campaign , Salewa called on mountain enthusiasts to share their mountain dreams – and then offered to help them come true.
FEELING THE MOUNTAINS
Gabriel Tschurtschenthaler, a visually impaired alpinist, climbed the Hintergrat on the Ortles together with Vittorio Messini and Matthias Wurzer.
THE LESS, THE BETTER
The Austrian climber Louis Gundolf reinterprets Safety Discussion, the route opened by David Lama.
FEDERICA MINGOLLA: CARPE DIEM
From injury to climbing the “Bellavista” on the Cima Ovest di Lavaredo: a story of passion, strength and aesthetics.
A few months back, the two professional alpinists and Salewa athletes Simon Gietl and Roger Schäli set an ambitious goal. Together they plan to climb and link together the six great north faces of the Alps – non-stop and by fair means.
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.
There is a young man who wants to try something, to pursue a dream that was his father’s. Something that would be impossible without the right buddy; something that will not proof or change anything, besides the beauty of trying.
HOME IS AN ATMOSPHERE
The question isn't "where is home?" The question is "what is home?" Sometimes you need to go far to understand it. Simon Messner found his answers in Pakistan, alone, on Geshot Peak.
Cazzanelli and Maguet: the concatenation of the Matterhorn and the Dent D’Herens
The Matterhorn and the Dent D’Herens: the alpine guide, Cazzanelli, and the athlete, Maguet, complete the concatenation in 15 hours and 57 minutes, with a 4,300 m climb and 35 km of ground travelled.
Learning to fly
My senses are tingling with excitement at the thought of the wing and of flying. As soon as I get my hands on it, I head straight out onto the field. I unpack it, clip in and get it up in the air. Well, I try to...