Club News

Two evenings with Franz Nicolini

The great climber Franco (Franz) Nicolini, a member of Club 4000 and holder of the extraordinary 82x60 record (all in 4000 60 days), Will present its group companies in the course of two evenings, the 9 2010 November in TurinIn the Aula Magna of the Avogadro (Via Rossini, 18, 21 hours) and il 12 November in Varallo Sesia, At the Civic Theatre (21 hours). Free admission; Varallo will be collected in aid of funds non-profit organization "Friends of the Monte Rosa".

During the two evenings Nicolini will show the climbs of some eight thousand without oxygen and movies of linkages, in particular that of the four 82, and will present his latest book, "Free to concatenate", also answering any questions from the audience.

(FM October 19 2010)

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complete collection for Martin Hefti

Martin Hefti tells us that the 9 2010 October climbed the isolée, thus completing the "collection" of all the 82 4000.

Congratulations to Martin, the sixth Swiss to reach this milestone.

(FM - October 10 2010)

Photo Exhibition 2010 and 2011 Calendar

  1. In the course of the meeting of Social end of the year 2010 will be projected photographs published in the Forum on line the Club 4000 site into phonebook "high mountain situation"In support of their respective relationships.
  2. Of all the pictures published in the Forum, a qualified jury will select a limited number of particularly significant in the high mountains; by this group of photographs will be selected those to be published in Calendar 2011.
  3. The authors of the photos selected for the calendar will be asked to send the files related with the highest resolution, together with the authorization for publication. The 2011 calendar will be printed in co-edition with Vivalda Publishers and will have a distribution throughout the national territory; the photographs will bear the author's name.

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Evening Gianni Ballor in Pianezza

Our partner Gianni Ballor will hold a presentation at the Cai of Pianezza (TO) on the theme "Ski-mountaineering 2009-2010 - Mont Blanc area" next 14 October. In the first part of the evening will be projected images taken from the section social outings, in the second half will show "preparatory" for trips down the North of White, and other North and three days in the circus of the Domes de Miage, in the White Group. The third parte.sarà dedicated entirely to climb to the summit of White and the descent of the North.

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