K2 – Pakisatan is known as the Savage Mountain due to the extreme difficulty of ascent. It has the second-highest mountain in the world at 8,611mtrs.fatality rate among the eight thousanders. With around 310 successful summits and 79 fatalities, is about one person dies on the mountain for every four who reach the summit. It is more difficult and hazardous to reach the peak of K2 than any other.
Denali (also known as Mount McKinley, its former official name) is the tallest land-based mountain on Earth—with a vertical rise of about 18,000 feet (5,500 m), as well as the highest mountain peak in North America—with a summit elevation of 20,310 feet (6,190 m) above sea level. With a topographic prominence of 20,156 feet (6,144 m) and a topographic isolation of 4,629 miles (7,450 km), Denali is the third most prominent and third most isolated peak, after Mount Everest and Aconcagua.
Aconcagua is the highest mountain outside Asia, at 6,960.8 metres (22,837 ft), and the highest point in the Southern Hemisphere. It is located in the Andes mountain range, in the Mendoza Province, Argentina, and lies 112 kilometres (70 mi) northwest of its capital, the city of Mendoza, about five kilometres from San Juan Province and 15 kilometres from the international border with Chile. The mountain itself lies entirely within Argentina, immediately east of Argentina’s border with Chile. Its nearest higher neighbor is Tirich Mir in the Hindu Kush, 16,520 kilometres (10,270 mi) away. It is one of the Seven Summits.
Le Mont Blanc Italian: Monte Bianco meaning “White Mountain”, is the highest mountain in the Alpsand the highest in Europe west of Russia’s Caucasus peaks.It rises 4,808.7 m (15,777 ft) above sea level and is ranked 11th in the worldin topographic prominence. The mountain stands in a range called the Graian Alps, between the regions of Aosta Valley, Italy, and Savoie and Haute-Savoie, France.
Imja Tse, better known as Island Peak, is a mountain in Sagarmatha National Park of the Himalayas of eastern Nepal. The peak was named Island Peak in 1951 by Eric Shipton‘s party since it appears as an island in a sea of ice when viewed from Dingboche. The peak was later renamed in 1983 to Imja Tse but Island Peak remains the popular choice. The peak is actually an extension of the ridge coming down off the south end of Lhotse Shar.
Errigal (Irish: An Earagail, possibly meaning “oratory“) is a 751-metre (2,464 ft) mountain Near Gweedore in County Donegal, Ireland. It is the tallest peak of the Derryveagh Mountains and the tallest peak in County Donegal. Errigal is also the most southern, steepest and highest of the mountain chain, called the “Seven Sisters” by locals. The Seven Sisters includes Muckish, Crocknalaragagh, Aghla Beg, Ardloughnabrackbaddy, Aghla More, Mackoght and Errigal. The nearest peak is Mackoght, which is also known as Little Errigal or Wee Errigal (Irish: an Earagail Bheag).
Ice climbing Italy – The Cogne Valley in Italy is the paradise for ice climbers. Cogne is located 1 and a half hour from Chamonix by car. You have two small parallel valleys, the “Valnontey” and the “Lillaz”. The place is wild and beautiful, and sometimes you find yourself climbing side by side with the local fauna! The ice routes are located all along these two valleys, 5km deep. Thanks to the multitude of lines and routes, it’s possible to climb on your own without crossing other parties. There are approximately 100 routes easy of access in this fantastic area.
The Arctic Circle is the most northerly of the five major circles of latitude as shown on maps of Earth. It marks the northernmost point at which the noon sun is just visible on the December solstice and the southernmost point at which the midnight sun is just visible on the June solstice. The region north of this circle is known as the Arctic, and the zone just to the south is called the Northern Temperate Zone.
A view from heaven
Standing on Top of the World 19-05-2013 at 7am Mt Everest
From the gutter to the summit , was truly a humbling and gratifying moment.
Race across Italy
Finishing 9th overall
Race around Ireland
Winner 2017 Ultra 1000km RAI
Race across Oman
Finishing 6th overall 1000km
Race across America
2019 Solo qualified
Wild Atlantic 555km
Finishing second overall
World 24hr Indoor record attempt
Chasing Christoph strassers world indoor record of 940km in 24hrs.
World 24hr indoor record attempt 2018
Pre -race preparation Derby arena Uk
world 24hr indoor record attempt 2018
Race Day – The good bad & ugly. A day filled with highs and lows.
The summit of Mt Everest 2013
Standing on the summit of the world. 8848mtrs 19-05-2013 at 7am via the North ridge.
Race across Oman 2018
Explore the south-east Arabian Peninsula: the Hajar Mountains, the spectacular Jebel Shams Pass, the Ash Sharqiyah Desert and Arabian Seaside Roads. Start your season by joining the first ever self-supported ultra-cycling 1000km race in the middle east, experiencing spectacular scenery and pleasant temperatures! Race starts and finishes in Muscat.
Race around ireland 2017
1100km non stop supported ultra endurance race around Ireland and a qualifying race for RAAM. Cut-off time of 68hrs
Race around ireland 2016
2500km non stop supported full distance endurance race around Ireland and a qualifying race for RAAM. Cut-off time of 114hrs.
Race across italy 2017
RAI “Adriatico-Tirreno-Adriatico” is a Tirreno-Adriatico Round Trip race, crossing three regions, two times into the Appennine touching both the Tirrenian and the Adratic sea, and after 775km and around 10.000mt of elevation is finally back to Silvi. RAI is qualifying race for the famous Race Across America , it is a World Ultracycling Cup’s Race