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May 22
Going Up: Our climbing team—Conrad, Kris, Sam, Emily, Hilaree, and Mark—starts its ascent for the summit.
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Going Up: Our climbing team—Conrad, Kris, Sam, Emily, Hilaree, and Mark—starts its ascent for the summit.

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May 21
Everest 2012: Our Team Begins Climbing Into Thin Air

Everest 2012: Our Team Begins Climbing Into Thin Air


Mar 20
What to pack for Everest? Here’s a list from climber Hilaree O’Neill—gear, apparel, tech, food, more.

What to pack for Everest? Here’s a list from climber Hilaree O’Neill—gear, apparel, tech, food, more.


Mar 16
As seen from Lhotse, a team of climbers ascending Everest creates a spectacular line of light on the mountain ridge.  Today National Geographic announced its Spring 2012 Everest expedition with climbers Conrad Anker, Cory Richards, Hilaree O’Neill, Phil Henderson, Kris Erickson, Sam Elias, Emily Harrington, and more. Learn about the expeditionPhotograph by Cory Richards

As seen from Lhotse, a team of climbers ascending Everest creates a spectacular line of light on the mountain ridge.

Today National Geographic announced its Spring 2012 Everest expedition with climbers Conrad Anker, Cory Richards, Hilaree O’Neill, Phil Henderson, Kris Erickson, Sam Elias, Emily Harrington, and more.

Learn about the expedition

Photograph by Cory Richards


Feb 11

Nordic Freestyle Races, Winter Teva Mountain Games, Vail, Colorado: Olympic skiers Leif Zimmerman and Rebecca Dussault won the men’s and women’s 10K nordic freestyle race respectively on Friday. 
The Winter Teva Mountain Games is attracting some of the world’s best athletes to Vail as a cadre of Olympians, national champions and young phenoms lined up to compete in nordic skiing and mixed climbing events on day one of the three-day festival. 

Nordic Freestyle Races, Winter Teva Mountain Games, Vail, Colorado: Olympic skiers Leif Zimmerman and Rebecca Dussault won the men’s and women’s 10K nordic freestyle race respectively on Friday. 

The Winter Teva Mountain Games is attracting some of the world’s best athletes to Vail as a cadre of Olympians, national champions and young phenoms lined up to compete in nordic skiing and mixed climbing events on day one of the three-day festival. 


Mixed Climbing, Winter Teva Mountain Games, Vail, Colorado: At the Eddie Bauer Mixed Climbing competition, an invitational featuring 20 of the world’s top mixed climbers, Sam Elias (Boulder) beat Stanislav Vrba (Frisco) in a final head-to-head race on the wall to claim overall victory. Dawn Glanc (Ouray) bested Emily Harringtion (Boulder) to win the women’s competition.

Mixed Climbing, Winter Teva Mountain Games, Vail, Colorado: At the Eddie Bauer Mixed Climbing competition, an invitational featuring 20 of the world’s top mixed climbers, Sam Elias (Boulder) beat Stanislav Vrba (Frisco) in a final head-to-head race on the wall to claim overall victory. Dawn Glanc (Ouray) bested Emily Harringtion (Boulder) to win the women’s competition.


Mixed Climbing, Winter Teva Mountain Games, Vail, Colorado: At the Eddie Bauer Mixed Climbing competition, an invitational featuring 20 of the world’s top mixed climbers, Sam Elias (Boulder) beat Stanislav Vrba (Frisco) in a final head-to-head race on the wall to claim overall victory. Dawn Glanc (Ouray) bested Emily Harringtion (Boulder) to win the women’s competition.

Mixed Climbing, Winter Teva Mountain Games, Vail, Colorado: At the Eddie Bauer Mixed Climbing competition, an invitational featuring 20 of the world’s top mixed climbers, Sam Elias (Boulder) beat Stanislav Vrba (Frisco) in a final head-to-head race on the wall to claim overall victory. Dawn Glanc (Ouray) bested Emily Harringtion (Boulder) to win the women’s competition.


Feb 10

Grammy Awards or a look at the legendary free soloist Dean Potter with never seen before feats in free climbing, high lining, and wing suit flying? Seems like an easy choice to us. Tune in Sunday, Feb 12, at 8 p.m. ET/PT on the National Geographic Channel.


Feb 8

The first Winter Teva Mountain Games comes to Vail, Colorado, this weekend with competitions in big-air bike, ski mountaineering, mixed climbing, and much more. Top athletes and weekend warriors will compete their chunk of a $60,000 cash purse. Stay tuned for updates.


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