One of the greatest mountaineers in the world, dead at 41 after an accident at Camp II on Everest
For an idea of how good he was, this video is of him speed-soloing the Grandes Jorasses in the Alps in just under 2.5 hours. It would normally take a pair of skilled climbers two days to do:
Very sad. His videos are absolutely amazing.
Blimey,didn’t see that coming, RIP
As the old adage goes, there’s no old, bold climbers!