Garifuna International Film Festival

  Delighted that 2 of my videos are playing at Garifuna Film Festival 2015 Mt. Everest ICE FALL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=moBJMGNSql4 Kilimanjaro/ Maasai: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KFOVUDrdOPw City of Los Angeles Proclaims May 26 Garifuna International Film Day When an indigenous culture dies out the world loses language, art and a rich history that adds color to the world. Freda…

The EXPLORERS Museum

The Explorers Museum and Tim Lavery shared Irish Seven Summits’s photo. Paul and the crew remain at Pheriche for a second day. The following is Paul’s first hand account of the situation from Friday onwards: “We had been in the icefall almost 70% of the way to camp 1 on 24th and 25th was changed…

Al Hancock-Avalanche on Annapurna

A Canadian mountain climber scaling one of the world’s tallest peaks has survived after being caught in an avalanche caused by a powerful earthquake in Nepal. “You probably heard the news, we had a major, major earthquake today,” Al Hancock, a high-altitude climber, can be heard saying on a voicemail message sent hours after his team…

HELP NEPAL NOW

NEPAL in trouble. PLEASE HELP  Avalanche broke off Mt. Pumori (center of photo) that hit the middle of Everest base camp Saturday. 17 dead on mountain. However, the 7.8 earthquake has claimed more than 3000 dead and counting around the country. Nepal needs your HELP. Please donate to a good organization such as: Care Canada,…

Mt. Washington April 3-4, 2015

Proud to have climbed Mount Washington Saturday April 3 & 4 with Foundation Esprit de Corps Single Parent program Team Cohort 9. Hurricane force winds 75-100mph (120-150km) forced us to turn around just before the summit. The team showed such strength of will and determination under very difficult conditions and they are a brilliant example…