alpinist


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alpinist

a mountaineer who climbs in medium-sized glaciated mountain areas such as the Alps
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Caption: In the roughly two months that it takes to climb Mount Everest, the average alpinist will have produced nearly 27kg of excrement.
The alpinist Hristo Stanchev from Varna took over to one of the two Himalayan eight-thousand peaks-Manaslu in 1998.
Kennedy, hailed as one of the world's greatest alpinists, was partially buried and managed to dig himself out but his girlfriend Perkins, an avid climber and ski mountaineer, was buried 3 feet under the avalanche measuring 150 feet by 300 feet, the Gallatin County Sheriff's Office said.
We have more diversity of terrain and employees with tremendous enthusiasm,'' Kemmerer, an expert skier and alpinist, told me.
In September two soldiers in the French Alpinist unit were punished after being documented making the salute in front of a Paris synagogue.
It was an unexpected find for the young French alpinist as he approached the summit of Mont Blanc.
TOKYO - Japanese alpinist Yuichiro Miura returned to Tokyo on Wednesday morning after becoming the oldest person to scale Mt.
He faces a couple of interesting rivals in Alpinist and Sugar Boy, but he still looks the one to side with.
Aidan O'Brien has won this recognised Derby trial with the likes of High Chaparral, Fame And Glory, Yeats and Battle Of Marengo's sire Galileo in the last decade, although Jim Bolger, who runs both ALPINIST and BEYOND THANKFUL, has won it for the last three years.
Jim Bolger stole the show with a near 194-1 four-timer courtesy of Saburo, Caesaria, Rehn's Nest and Alpinist.
The main target of the modern high-altitude alpinist expeditions is not anymore reaching the summit, but to select the most difficult climbing direction.
"I feel like some overweight Alpinist carried on the shoulders of others to the summit of a great mountain" - Boris Johnson reflects on his victory in the London mayoral election.