My buddy Jason Momoa and his family came over for dinner the other night and we were checking out some of the footage we've been shooting this year; in particular this amazing futuristic project called Le Blond located in Peramola Catalunya. Seeing it gets me super psyched to train hard and get back out here as soon as the weather gets good! tZaaaah!
Episode 1: The Conquistador Featuring Tommy Caldwell Great Wide Open is a series of 5 short films, directed by Jared Leto, that celebrates America's National Parks and the incredible adventurers who explore them.
SUPERTRAMP | GLARUS ALPS, SWITZERLAND: THE CLASSICS MULTIPITCH This year's “The Classics” series continues Mammut’s nod towards the milestones of climbing. After having presented six Rock Classics of sports climbing two years ago, this year is all about some of the most famous multi-pitch routes in the world - classics that have challenged climbers for generations and have lost none of their fascination today.Climbers: David Lama & Katherine Choong.
Why do we go to the mountains? There are reasons that reach beyond the climb, past the descent, and are far more important than the summit. Regardless of the grade, the elevation, or the name of any peak, we go to the mountains seeking a feeling; and no matter where or who we are, the feeling is the same. Whether you’re on the highest mountain in the world or at your local hill back home – we go for The Process.
The high mountains around Chamonix have long been a proving ground for aspiring alpinists and mountaineers who have used this alpine playground as a source of inspiration, training and experience for the greater ranges. So it was for Rab founder Rab Carrington, who spent his summers here during the 1970’s, and so it remains to this day with many young climbers making the pilgrimage to this epicentre of European alpinism.