Sir Chris Bonington Film ’My Life Story’ – A story of love, loss, life and legacy climbing the world’s most challenging peaks. The Eiger North Face – Annapurna – Everest – K2 – Central Tower of Paine – Ogre – Freney Pillar, Mont Blanc – Kongur – Nuptse
’My Life Story’ – A feature length documentary film by Brian Hall and Keith Partridge
Released on DVD and download on 20th November 2017.
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Supported by Berghaus
Gore–Tex is a waterproof, breathable fabric membrane and registered trademark of W. L. Gore and Associates. Invented in 1969, Gore–Tex is able to repel liquid water while allowing water vapour to pass through…Read More
Which Magazine reveals the best waterproof jacket brands. It’s always difficult reporting on Which results. It’s a subscription based services so it is only fair that we do not completely republish their results.Read More
“Upgrade to quick-drying travel gear and you can wave goodbye to those seven pairs of bulky boxers, giant fleeces and endless pointless outfits you normally cart around the globe…
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And, oh, the pockets! It’s farewell to hip pockets that shed coins every time you sit down, and hello to a special zipped coin pocket, zipped hand pockets, fastening rear patch pockets and even a pen slot. Plenty to write home about”….