Mike Libecki, Cory Richards, Keith Ladzinski and Freddie Wilkinson travel to Queen Maude Land, Antarctica in search of unclimbed peaks. A powerful storm delays the expedition at a remote Russian research outpost where the explorers are entertained by a group of hearty Russians and their hospitality. When a small weather window opens, the team is flown to their base camp in Antarctica's Wohlthat Mountain Range; an unforgiving, unexplored wilderness of rock and ice where their purpose is to try to climb a first ascent on one of the big walls.
45 Days Of Howling Antarctic Wind Is Hell | Katabatic, Ep. 1
When explorers Mike Libecki, Freddie Wilkinson, Cory Richards and Keith Ladzinski set out for the Wohlthat Mountain Range of Antarctica on a National Geographic grant to climb and explore this nearly uncharted part of the world, they had no idea what they were getting themselves into. It’s nearly impossible to prepare for a place this uninhabitable, almost as impossible as the chance of being rescued if anything goes wrong. Inland Antarctica is hailed as the largest desert in the world, a nearly lifeless landscape ravished by katabatic winds that scour the landscape at over 100 mph. The team set out on a first ascent mission to climb unnamed peaks and ended up having an adventure they will never forget.
Cette émission veut faire la part belle à la grimpe en France et aux grimpeurs français ! On pense que nos falaises, nos blocs, nos montagnes et nos athlètes méritent d'être mis d'avantage en valeur, alors on va s'y atteler.
breathing follows the swedish adventurer and freediver Annelie Pompe on her
quest to finish the 7 summits and also to take a world record in freediving.
It´s a series with a lot of contrasts, from the highest mountain to the deep...
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