In the ninth episode of the Mountain Malarkey Podcast, Andy and Dave delve into a few events that have occurred this week both in the UK and in the Himalayas. One of which we couldn't believe! The guys also go into a few things they have learned over the years whilst trekking or climbing in winter.
Things the guys discuss:
- How wearing Nike Air Max is probably not the number 1 choice for winter mountaineering.
- What's Everest like in winter?
- What WREP stands for
- The benefits of winter skills training
"Acceptable risk and unacceptable risk”
“Ranulph Fiennes, he's the guy that lost some fingers right?”
“Summiting is optional, coming down is mandatory”