Adventure 52

Tag: Climbing

Mountain Hardwear’s Absolute Zero Suit

Mountain Hardwear’s Absolute Zero Suit

DOWN suits are essential when you’re tackling high mountains. But for all the comfort and warmth they give, they’re also a complete pain to take on and off or to attend to calls of nature while wearing them. There’s much discussion on mountaineering forums about downsuits and which one is best – and there hasn’t…

Reading Climbing Centre’s Thursday Night Party

Reading Climbing Centre’s Thursday Night Party

“READING is one of the few major towns in the UK without a big climbing wall,” says John Dunne, a lifelong climbing who will be throwing a huge party to celebrate the opening of the brand new Reading Climbing Centre this coming Thursday night. It’s FREE entry and everyone is welcome at Unit 33 on the…

14-year-old Jordan Romero has sights on Mount Vinson

14-year-old Jordan Romero has sights on Mount Vinson

At just 13 years old, Jordan Romero climbed Mount Everest. Now, 14, he plans to become the youngest person to climb the seven summits and the final mountain on his list is Mount Vinson, the highest in Antarctica. He’s heading out there as we speak. Here’s what he’s achieved so far: 10 years old –…

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