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Fun video from “We are the Faction Collective”

I continue to live vicariously with my skiing. I´m not much into jibbing or urban skiing but there is something about this short video which conveys a great sense of fun. And that´s what skiing should be about. Enjoy.

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White Noise – Xavier de la Rue

Great film!

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West Face of Pumori (7161m), Mahalangur, Himalayas, Nepal 2nd – 28th September 2013

WARNING: This post is long, full of words, pictures and films. Not suited for the short attention span of the internet reader but where else do you write a blog? Good for readers with 15 mins to spare. ——————————————————————————————————————————— I … Continue reading

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Salomon Freeski TV with Andreas Fransson – Tempting Fear

You can find other really nice videos here.

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North West Face of Laila Peak (6096m), Hushe Valley, Karakoram, Pakistan 8th – 22nd June 2012

WARNING: This post is long, full of words, pictures and films. Not suited for the short attention span of the internet reader but where else do you write a blog? Good for readers with 10 mins to spare. ——————————————————————————————————————————— With … Continue reading

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Presten Couloir (500m), near Henningsvær, Lofoten, Norway, 5th April 2012

The weather continued to be unstable today, so we decided on a couloir again for best visibility. I saw a youtube video on the Presten couloir a couple of years ago and Luca saw it recently himself, so we thought … Continue reading

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South Couloir, Stornappstind (740m), Lofoten, Norway, 4th April 2012

We’ve had the odd bit of new snow over the last few days but nothing more than a few centimetres. We don’t really need much more snow now to be honest. Things are shaping up nicely in the snowpack locally. … Continue reading

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East Ridge of Hustinden (691m), Lofoten, Norway, 2nd April 2012

We’ve finally got a little variation on the theme……… We went to bed and it was snowing and we woke up and it was snowing. What is going on? I don’t think it could really get much better than this … Continue reading

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Middagstinden på Flakstad (520m), Lofoten, Norway, 1st April 2012

I hate to repeat myself but once again we went to bed to clear skies and woke up to clear skies and the snow fairies had once again been with about 10cm of new snow. And if you want any … Continue reading

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West Face Stornappstind (740m), Lofoten, Norway, 31st March 2012

We arrived in Lofoten last night to clear blue skies…..and again woke up to clear blue skies this morning. And somehow in between the snow fairies managed to bring a light dusting of new snow. That put a big smile … Continue reading

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