Climbing

New alpine multipitch free climbed in Ötztal by Hansjörg Auer and Alex Blümel


Hansjörg Auer and Alex Blümel climbed a new route on Kristallwand in the Ötztal Alps.

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Ice like Sugar – the story of Mt. Reaper, first Ascent in Alaska


A video tells the first ascent of Mount Reaper, Alaska, made last May by La Sportiva ambassadors Hansjörg Auer and Much Mayr.

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Hansjörg Auer talks about Nilgiri South


From October 22 to October 26 Hansjörg Auer, Alex Blümel and Gerry Fiegl successfully made the first ascent of the South Face of Nilgiri South (6839m). Certainly one of the most important Himalayan ascents this season, unfortunately overshadowed by the tragic loss of one of the three alpinists.

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