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Into The Deep: New Routes Below

The world’s deepest submerged cave; the greatest Astronaut lost; Guinness scrubs fake Amazon record; Mars update in Lab, Alpine awards, skiers closing in on the South Pole, and more. Here goes…


Record Abyss: Interview with Extreme Diver Krzysztof Starnawski, “I felt I was meant for it” tina

Extreme Diver Starnawski, final: “The record belongs to the cave” tina

The late Henry Worsley’s family on Antarctica correne

Guinness Revoke Amazon River Record pythom

Mars One delaying to 2031 pythom

The Greatest of the Astronauts is Gone tom

Front skiers in 85ºS; SPoT vehicles at the Pole correne

Climbing Permits Current: It’s My Planet Too (Editorial) tina


Lab update: Alpine style to Mars, MAV tina

Market: Trips, New and Used Gear and Books

Piteraq Hardware on Pythom Arctic Bedding and Pulk Pack bags in stock piteraqhardware summitclimb

EXCITING ANNOUNCEMENT: summitclimb summitclimb summitclimb

10 reasons why you should cycle Europe in 2017 TDA Global Cycling

FINALIST…! Moving Mountains Shortlisted for Promax UK Awards Heather Geluk (Diva in Down)

Expedition Dispatches

Solar Impulse celebrates the end of the round-the-world adventure Solar Impulse

How to report a missing trekker in Nepal Mark Horrell

Toughest conditions yet for the team SPEAR17 UK South Pole Expedition

Looking To 87 Degrees Mountain Professionals

Japan’s “White Stork” Spacecraft Installed on Station Space Station

Happy birthday to me Johanna Davidsson SP kite return

South America Human-Powered Crossing De Bruyn joubert, Cycling 7 Continents

Book review: A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush by Eric Newby Mark Horrell

News from Around the World

Video: Blind kayaker paddles Zambezi Gorge Canoe & Kayak

It’s ON! Day one of the main rounds of the Billabong Pipe Masters…8:20am start. Surf is 2-4′ from the NNE and rising. Surfnewsnetwork

Record breaking Atlantic wave recorded Yachting & Boating World

Jordi Canyameres relata cómo Quico Dalmases y él se enfrentaron en el Dhaulagiri (1989) a la decisión mas dificil: cómo morir Desnivel (Spain)

Fears grow for family missing off Cape Jaffa, Australia Yachting & Boating World

Reissued: call for Earth Explorer 9 proposals ESA Observing the Earth

Watch the freezing Snowmads finale in the Caucasus Red Bull Snow

Irishman wins Antarctic Ice Marathon 2016 Red Bull Adventure

Forget Survival: Here’s How to Prepare for Everyday Life Outside Mag

And the 2017 Mugs Stump Winners Are… Alpinist

Tom Ballard talks Titanic and the Eiger North Pillars UKClimbing

Un progetto per cablare le montagne e portare internet in Himalaya (Italian)

Heidi Sand: “You have only one life. Use it!” Abenteuer Sport with Stefan Nestler

Les explorations polaires de Jean-Baptiste Charcot à travers des documents inédits ! Un Monde D’Aventures (French)

American Alpine Club to present five awards at its annual Benefit Dinner Feb. 25 Alpinist

Video: Where is the Most Remote Inhabited Place on Earth? The Adventure Blog

Markus Eder: My Playground and the skiing in South Tyrol Planet Mountain

Winter Climbs 2016: No Big Expeditions? Not So Fast! The Adventure Blog

US sailor charged with double murder of British couple in the Caribbean Sea Yachting & Boating World

Getting to Antarctica on the Astrolabe ESA: Concordia Research Station Antarctica

Alex Honnold batte il record su Bear’s Reach con un omaggio incredibile a Dan Osman (Italian)

Unsung Heroes: The Humble Kayak in History Adventure Kayak Magazine

A Q&A with Lisa Pugh of the Source of Confidence Expedition Canoe & Kayak

Russians win Golden Axe for Moveable Feast on Thalay Sagar Alpinist

Ten Images from John Glenn’s First Mission to Space Outside Mag

Controversy Continues: Nepal to Issue Summit Certificates for Manaslu Climbers Who Didn’t Reach the Top The Adventure Blog

Olympic climbing funding: yet to be revealed The BMC

$1.2m of marijuana found on abandoned boat in California Yachting & Boating World

Nives Meroi y Romano Benet: “La montaña nos dio los instrumentos para afrontar la enfermedad”Desnivel (Spain)

The Best Longboarders on the planet are in China Surfnewsnetwork

The First Ascent of Tibet’s Nyainqentangla South East Climbing

Alex Honnold Solos Lover’s Leap in Dan Osman Tribute Climbing

Big Wall, Big Time Sidetracked Stories

“Italian Mountain Lab”: finanziato il progetto dedicato allo sviluppo delle aree montane (Italian)

Pete Whittaker / Climbing interview after all-free rope-solo up El Capitan in a day Planet Mountain

Ski mountaineering up Wildspitze, Austria’s second highest mountain Planet Mountain

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