Club News

Serious mourning in the 4000 Club

Tragic fate that of our partner Alessandra Casiraghi, which in August had completed the uphill of all the 4000 of the Alps, the fourth Italian woman to achieve this prestigious goal.

As reported by the online newspaper "Lecco News"Last September 27, while cycling along the road between Dolzago and Castello Brianza, was overwhelmed by a lorry that entered a roundabout and died on the stroke. Cruel mockery of fate: had overcome all the risks of the high mountain , has lost his life in a road accident.

All members of Club 4000, of whom Alessandra was a part of ten years, join the family mourning for this dramatic loss.

(FM - 28 September 2017)

Roberto Cravotti's photo evening in Pavia

Evening Cravotti 10 2017The next 5 October 2017 is our partner Roberto Cravotti will hold an evening for the CAI of Pavia during which will present the CLUB 4000; the evening will take on a set of pictures and videos of climbing, not limited to the Alps. The event will take place at 21.00 hours at the Broletto Palace in Piazza della Vittoria in Pavia (entrance from Via .Paratici). Take a look at the poster by clicking that.

(FM - 23 September 2017)

All 82 "4000" for Alessandra Casiraghi

Ascent to the Isle of Aig. Du Diable, made last August 23, our partner Alessandra Casiraghi Has completed the "collection" of all the 4000 of the Alps. It is the fourth Italian woman to reach this extraordinary goal, along with two Swiss mountaineers.

We express our heartfelt compliments to Alessandra for this first-rate business and we hope to make so many other ascents on our beautiful mountains.

(FM - August 27 2017)

Photographic evening at Valtournenche

Locandina Sciandra 24 08 ValtournencheThursday 24 August 2017 member Stefano Sciandra, on the occasion of the celebration of the ten year of his first 4000, will present at the Council Room of the Municipality of Valtournenche (AO) at 21, "My first 40 4000 ... The Dream Continues ". Free admission.

Click that To view the poster.

(FM - August 5 2017)

Communicating to members

The Club4000 CD at the July 11 meeting took two important decisions:

  • 1) Calendar 2018: A special and celebratory version will be made dedicated to the last 25 years of our history, that is, from the foundation year of our club by Luciano Ratto and Franco Bianco.

All members who want to collaborate are required to send photos from 1993 forward. Digital or digitized images at maximum resolution, both in horizontal and vertical format. 31 2017 submission deadline. If you miss, you will use the photos of the old calendars or archives.
For practical collaboration, see the following news: "Send us your photos for the 2018 calendar!"

  • 2) Another novelty is the realization of a corporate video With videos shot and sent by all our members who want to collaborate. It's an invitation and this proposal will only materialize if it comes of the right material and enough to do a good job. " 31 2018 XNUMX submission deadline. 2018 Assembly Presentation.