Personage

HEIKKI SORSA – NOT AT ALL FRAGILE

Personal fact sheet Profession: Snowboarder Place of birth: Helsinki, Finland Age: 36 Height: 173 cm Weight: 67kg Star Sign: Aquarius Athlete since: Birth Family status: Two kids, girlfriend & a dog   For Heikki Sorsa snowboarding is like art! As a kid he actually really want... read more

VALENTINA CAFOLLA – THE ART OF DI...

Personal fact sheet Profession: Free & scubadiver Place of birth: Pula, Croatia Age: 21 Height: 168 cm Weight: 63kg Star Sign: Taurus Athlete since: 2013 Family status: Single   Valentina Cafolla is a professional freediver, finswimmer and scubadiver. She started with many di... read more

Stories

THE REAL HEROES – MOUNTAIN RESCUE

Getting in trouble while climbing a mountain is a problem as old as the sport itself. That’s why already in the second half of the 19th century, before the AVS (Alpine Club of South Tyrol) and the CAI (Italian Alpine Association) were officially founded, the rescue of unsuccessful m... read more

HIMALAYA – FIRST ASCENT ON SHIVA`...

Simon Gietl is an Italian climber from South Tirol. A mountain guide and a carpenter from profession, Simon enjoys climbing beautiful rocks and ice lines and has an impressive agenda of new ascents. Together with Vittorio Messini they made the first ascent of Shiva’s Ice, a new rout... read more

Life Stories

HIMALAYA – FIRST ASCENT ON SHIVA`...

Simon Gietl is an Italian climber from South Tirol. A mountain guide and a carpenter from profession, Simon enjoys climbing beautiful rocks and ice lines and has an impressive agenda of new ascents. Together with Vittorio Messini they made the first ascent of Shiva’s Ice, a new rout... read more

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