Yesterday at 4 pm the ski comunity lost one of its hero, Felix Hentz. I lost a brother, another fallen soldier friend in “the conquest of the useless.” Beside of being one of the most talented skier I ever had the pleasure to ride with, Felix was a superpositive person, a real source of inspiration … More Bon Voyage mon ami ! 29.01.2012
3856 m ; 100 m 50°, 600 m 45° ; SouthWest ; TD ; 5.2/ E3 The southwest face of Les Courtes is for me one of the most aesthetic lines of the Alps. The line is 700 m long and exposed to 100 m cliffs at the bottom. The best way to ski this … More Les Courtes – South Face direct 26.01.2012
The crew today, left to right : Dusan Benes, Magnus Kastengren, Max Turgeon Max with the Aiguille Noir de Peuterey, Aiguille Blanche de Peuterey and Mont Blanc in the background Dusan Magnus
Looking for some differnt lines…
3500 m ; 50 m 45°, 250 m 40°; SouthWest ; D ; 4.3/ E2 Ross Hewitt Sami Haapasalmi Cedric Bernardini
Another amazing day on the Italian side of Mont Blanc ! Dropping into the Marbrèe Cedric Tom Grant
Finally the sun came out and we went up to the Aiguille du Midì to shred some fresh powder on the Vallèe Blanche and its variants. With Cedric Bernardini, Tom Grant and Federico Ghione. Tom Grant Federico Ghione Tom Me Federico Wrong landing..
Brevent is one of my favourite playgrounds in Europe. It is several years the snow conditions on this steep face full of spines and couloirs are pretty bad. Finally this year it started to work again and it was EPIC ! Flying above Chamonix