Journal

August '13

Matterhorn Preparations

Matterhorn Preparations

With only three weeks left before I head to mountains to try a quick burst on the Matterhorn I've been training loads and reading as much as possible about the mountain as I can, this way I have a good understanding of the route we plan on climbing and the history behind the hill I'm about to take on. I hope in three weeks

The last few months have been pretty full on with training and preparing for the climb I'm about to take on. For some time I've had my eye on attempting the Zmutt ridge on the Matterhorn, the original idea was to make a solo attempt but I was approached by...

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August '13

Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro...

Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro...

On the 10th of July I flew to Africa to start on my challenge of climbing Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa, and the highest free-standing mountain in the world at 5,895 metres above sea level...

On the 10th of July I flew to Africa to start on my challenge of climbing Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa, and the highest free-standing mountain in the world at 5,895 metres above sea level. This journey began nearly a year ago when I was tasked to raise...

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