All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.
- JRR Tolkien
Light and fast was the name of the game in the Himalayas this season.
Killian Jornet blazed up Everest—twice—but an ascent that received less acclaim was similarly impressive: In mid-May David Göttler and Hervé Barmasse virtually sprinted up the Southwest Face of Shishapangma in just 13 hours. (more…)