UK Climbers in the Best of the Web UK Directory

UK Climbers

A C Irvine Travel Fund

Established in memory of A C Irvine (who lost his life during the 1924 Everest Expedition) to assist junior members of Oxford University to take holidays in the mountains either in Britain or abroad. Includes application details and contacts.

Chris Bonington

Official site of the Hampstead born British mountaineer.

Hamish MacInnes

Provides a biography of the mountaineer and winter climber, who also founded and led the Glencoe Mountain Rescue team for many years; also includes his book titles, DVDs of his TV series for the BBC, and contacts.

Leo Houlding

Official site of the world class climber, alpinist, base jumper, and adventurer, with a profile, accounts of his expeditions, and details of his speaking activities.

MacLeod, Dave

Scottish rockclimber and climbing coach; includes a brief profile, blog, events calendar, and sales of his books and merchandise.

Mallory and Irvine - Lost on Everest

A companion website for the PBS television film, "Lost on Everest", which chronicled an expedition to investigate the disappearance of George Mallory and Andrew Irvine on Everest in 1924; includes resources and articles.

Mallory Expedition: George Mallory

Highlights the life and achievements of this English mountaineer with details of his expeditions to Mount Everest in the 1920's.

McClure, Steve

Rock-climber, coach, writer, and speaker; includes a biography, speaking engagements, list of routes, some of his articles, and details of his coaching programmes.

Pritchard, Paul

Personal website of a rock climber, mountaineer, writer and speaker; includes a profile, outline of his career and books, and information about his recovery from the trauma of head injury and disability as a result of a climbing accident.

Scott, Doug

A well-known climber specialising in lightweight or Alpine style ascents, without the use of artificial oxygen; provides a biography, with details of his lectures programme, and charity activities in Nepal and for the climbing community.

Thaw, Kevin

Official site of a rockclimber and mountaineer, with a biography, details of his ascents and expeditions, a collection of his writing, and information about his services for climbers and the film/TV industries.

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