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SUMMIT MAGAZINE

Piolet d'Or number four: Paul Ramsden interview

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27/04/2017

Piolet d'Ors are the most sought-after awards in mountaineering. Yorkshireman Paul Ramsden has just received his fourth, yet we know very little about him. It's always his climbing partners and fellow trophy-winners who appear in the climbing press. Sarah Stirling tracks him down to find out his opinions on his latest award-winning route, sponsored climbers and the media spotlight.
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SUMMIT MAGAZINE

Interview: first ascent of 7,000m Tibetan peak for Bullock and Ramsden

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18/10/2016

Sarah Stirling quizzes Nick Bullock about his latest new route up a 7000m peak in uncharted Tibet. Nick partnered up with under-the-radar winner of three Piolet d'Ors, Paul Ramsden, for the ascent.
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MEDICAL

UIAA mountain medicine advice sheets

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10/02/2016

The UIAA (the international body for mountaineering) has produced a definitive series of mountain medicine advice sheets. Read them all here.
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MEDICAL

Survey seeks info on medication use among Everest climbers

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12/12/2014

Have you climbed or attempted Mount Everest? If so, you could help a team of mountaineering doctors to discover the extent of the use of medications to prevent altitude illness and improve performance.
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INTERNATIONAL

Mick Fowler to attempt another Himalayan first ascent

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18/08/2014

British mountaineers Mick Fowler and Paul Ramsden will set off in mid-September to attempt a first ascent of the north face of Hagshu (6,515m) in the East Kishtwar region of the Indian Himalaya.
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INTERNATIONAL

Russian pair make first ascent of the southwest face of Thamserku

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23/07/2014

The most impressive new route climbed in Nepal this spring was Shy Girl, the first ascent of the southwest face of Thamserku (6,618m).
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INTERNATIONAL

Fowler and Ramsden make first ascent of Kishtwar Kailash

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23/10/2013

Mick Fowler and Paul Ramsden have once again pulled off a fine ascent in the Indian Himalaya by climbing the previously virgin Kishtwar Kailash via the difficult southwest face.
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INTERNATIONAL

Indo-British expedition make first ascent of East Karakoram 7,000m peak

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01/09/2013

A small Indo-British team of Susan Jensen from Scotland, Divyesh and Vineeta Muni (Mumbai) and Chamonix-based mountain guide Victor Saunders has made the first ascent of Chamsen, one of few remaining previously untouched 7,000ers in India.
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INTERNATIONAL

Piolets d'Or gives special mention to Cerro Torre story

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05/04/2013

The jury of the 2013 Piolets d'Or gave a special mention to American climbers Hayden Kennedy and Jason Kruk for their decision to strip bolts from the south-east ridge of Cerro Torre.
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INTERNATIONAL

Fowler and Ramsden climb the Prow of Shiva

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10/11/2012

The well-tried and tested partnership of Mick Fowler and Paul Ramsden succeeded on the previously unclimbed northeast ridge of Shiva, an impressive 6,142m peak in the Pangi region of Himachal Pradesh, India.
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