HUMANS OF THE ALPS
You can think of the Alps in many ways: a mountain range, a geographical region, a geological curiosity.
ANNA STÖHR JOINS OUR SALEWA ATHLETE TEAM
We are strengthening our international Athlete Team by welcoming Anna Stöhr – one of the most ambitious and influential faces in the climbing world.
Himjung 7092 West Ridge
“Let’s go! Get up!” It’s 10pm on 31 October 2018. Things are slowly beginning to move inside the two-man tent on the foot of the west ridge of Himjung at 6180 metres above sea level.
NEW GROUND-UP ROUTE ON CIMA GRANDE BY ALPINE WALL TOUR TEAM
The Alpine Wall Tour adventure continues. After completing the Alpine Trilogy, sending their first big wall climb ever and confirming their skills by making the ascents of challenging Pan Aroma and Spanish Route Jacek Matuszek and Łukasz Dudek decided to reach out for their biggest dream.
I pull on my gloves; wiggling each finger into its warm protective nook. The Norwegian air swirls around me, kicking up snow, trying to persuade my judgment to turn back. My mind keeps me firmly planted though overpowering natures reasoning’s.
Simon Gietl discovered the Karakorum mountains in a book: “Ogre”, written by Thomas Huber. He read it in a hospital bed, after one of his first winter ascents which did not have a perfect outcome.
THE DIARY OF OVERLAND
On June 21st, 2018 our athlete Paul Guschlbauer started on the adventure of his lifetime. After a long period of research, planning, organisation and coping with a lot of major uncertainties, he decided to launch into the adventure together with his wife Magdalena and his 50-year-old propeller plane.
SALEWA RECEIVES FAIR WEAR FOUNDATION LEADER STATUS
The Fair Wear Foundation, a non-profit organisation, has confirmed that the Oberalp Group is making an outstanding commitment to ensuring fair working conditions at its suppliers.
It is early in the morning. The sunshine, which has just popped out above the plateau is beginning to caress the Pale’s tips.
PURE, TRUE, IMMENSE, UNIQUE. THE MOUNTAIN.
A few days have passed since what I can safely say was one of the most intense and real mountain experiences in my life.