Reinhold Messner Everest Without Oxygen 40 Years ago

Reinhold Messner Everest Without Oxygen 40 Years ago Reinhold Messner Everest Without Oxygen 8 March 1978, Reinhold Messner and Peter Habeler reach the summit of Everest without oxygen. It is the first time that a man arrives at that altitude without oxygen. The challenge of the impossible challenges Messner is an Italian visionary climber mountaineering and explorer. He was ever attracted from the impossible … Read more

The Murder of the Impossible

The Murder of the Impossible The murder of the impossible In 1968 in Italy is published by Monthly Magazine ( rivista del CAI) an article wrote by a young Reinhold Messner. In this article, Messner accuses some climber of the murder of the impossible. The article will become early a milestone of mountaineering philosophy. Here we publish the English text, enjoy the reading. … Read more

Jerzy Kukuczka The Polish Star

It is 24 October 1989, Jerzy Kukuczka dies climbing the south face of Lhotse. Jerzy Kukuczka The news making the round of the world, the man considered to be the only one capable of competing with Reinhold Messner end his life trying to reach the Lhotse summit through the south face. The extraordinary life of this extraordinary mountaineer end forever. … Read more