The Mountaineers Books Extreme Alpinism

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Big high routes at the edge of a climbers ability are not the places for inventing technique or relying on old habits Complacency can lead to fatal errors So where does the hardcore aspirant or dreamer turn The only master class in print Extreme Alpinism delivers an expert dose of reality and practical techniques for advanced climbersFocusing on how top alpine climbers approach the worlds most difficult routes Twight centers his instruction on the ethos of climbing the hardest routes with the least amount of gear and the most speed Throughout Twight makes it clear that the two things he refuses to compromise are safety and his climbing ethics In addition to the extensive chapters on advanced techniques and skills Twight also discusses mental preparedness and attitude strength and cardiovascular training good nutrition and tips on equipment and clothing


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