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(N)ice, finally

(N)ice!Well, sort of ice.We arrived in Kandersteg (CH) after an ‘interesting’ trip with a beautiful van that sometimes has ‘issues’.We joined the Festival (no ice although it’s called the “Ice Festival”) and today we finally climbed some real ice in Ueschinen. As we did so much last week here a little summaray:January 2nd: from Bergschenhoek…

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Preparing for January

.Last year I wrote a post with exactly the same title. And this year again we’re preparing…for the big Winter trip. Theres so much to do: administration, financials, training and of course…the van. Dennis’ still has his VW Syncro and tries to get it ‘Winter proof’ again. ‘New’ gearbox, ‘new’ engine, all the interior (new…

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Merry Christmas

Ola everyone, I wish you all a merry merry Christmas and a happy new year!Now take Wulff Morgenthalers advice: “Don’t wish for any presents! It’s weak and passive. Go make your own happiness. Be the master of your own destiny.Make it a good, fun, fanatic, sportive, smart, wise, safe, crazy cool climbing year!

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Lolotte

In China we met a very nice ‘person’: Lolotte. Lolotte is a frog travelling the world. She (?) meets climbers, visits famous climbing areas and sometimes she dares a climb herself :)We met her as well back in China. Want to become fan of Lolotte: check her Facebookpage

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Viva 400 Award

Zo. Daar ben ik weer. Even dan, want ik heb het een beetje druk.Draaiboek schijven, nog een draaiboek schrijven, China trip report, evaluaties doen met stagaires, drytool routes bouwen, werken, nog iets meer werken, nadenken over een interessante toekomstige baan, financien bijwerken, studeren en daarnaast moet ik ook nog wat klimmen (schijnt). En eigenlijk hebben…

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New jeans

F*’in cool jeans!Really. If you’re a climber and know Yosemite you’ll like these jeans.Five Ten (brand of the brave) designed jeans. Climbers jeans. With stretch and a good fit so you can now go to the gym in your jeans. For sure I’ll compete in jeans on the next climbing comp.Want to have these as…

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