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FEELING THE MOUNTAINS

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Gabriel Tschurtschenthaler, a visually impaired alpinist, climbed the Hintergrat on the Ortles together with Vittorio Messini and Matthias Wurzer.

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THE LESS, THE BETTER

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The Austrian climber Louis Gundolf reinterprets Safety Discussion, the route opened by David Lama.

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FEDERICA MINGOLLA: CARPE DIEM

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From injury to climbing the “Bellavista” on the Cima Ovest di Lavaredo: a story of passion, strength and aesthetics.

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North6 Project

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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.

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My Red Bull X-Alps

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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.

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2022-10-03 10:00:00

FEELING THE MOUNTAINS

#ATHLETESTORY

Gabriel Tschurtschenthaler, a visually impaired alpinist, climbed the Hintergrat on the Ortles together with Vittorio Messini and Matthias Wurzer.

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2022-07-08 08:00:00

FEDERICA MINGOLLA: CARPE DIEM

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From injury to climbing the “Bellavista” on the Cima Ovest di Lavaredo: a story of passion, strength and aesthetics.

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2022-06-23 08:00:00

North6 Project

#ATHLETESTORY

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.

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2021-09-10 09:00:00

My Red Bull X-Alps

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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.

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2020-10-09 09:00:00

HOME IS AN ATMOSPHERE

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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.

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2020-07-16 09:00:00

Thomas Friedrich reports his first Eigertour Race

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The Eigertour 2020 is over. I ended up in 3rd place together with Hannes Kämpf but I think the most important thing is I had four incredible days in this impressive scenery around Grindelwald.

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2020-07-10 09:00:00

Mark Oberlechner: About Me

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After many years and countless climbing trips, for the more curious among us, there comes a point when we start to wonder what else our local mountains have to offer. What else can we add to the mix? And so, of course, the idea of paragliding comes to mind...

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2020-07-07 11:00:00

Stop Dreaming, Start Planning

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Most things I had planned this spring and summer have either been cancelled or have needed some heavy adaption: I'd hoped to compete in at least two hike and fly races, two Wolrd Cup events, and our US Nationals events. This new reality needed a little change in plans.

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2020-06-11 09:00:00

Anna Stöhr: La Résistance

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Last week I climbed one of the routes I’ve dreamt about: La Résistance” at Schleier Wasserfall. This route means a lot to me because I was not sure if it would work.

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2020-02-03 09:00:00

Markus Anders and Nicolas Manthos alone in the Indian Himalayas

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As 2019 came to an end, Markus Anders, together with partner Nicolas Manthos, set off for India on a mission to discover the mountains and soar the skies above the Himalayas.

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