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28 Nov 2017 Tuesday

Partners For Responsible Travel

Sam

Culture & Nature

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Monkey Mountaineering are proud to announce our membership of the Kilimanjaro Porters Assistance Programme.

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17 Nov 2017 Friday

Professional Update – Mountain...

Sam

News

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Yesterday Becky and I attended a very interesting lecture at Leeds Becket University. Titled ‘Introduction to Mountain Medicine’ it was delivered by Monkey Mountaineering’s Medical Advisor, Dr Adrian Mellor. The lecture was...

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4 Nov 2017 Saturday

Gear Review – Montane Icarus Jacket

Rating 4.5/5

Sam

Reviews

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Back in October I flew out to Tanzania to climb Kilimanjaro. Whilst packing my kit, I realised that my trusty old North Face Redpoint Optimus jacket was at the end of its useable life. With numerous patches, repaired tears and ‘thin’...

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8 Oct 2017 Sunday

Cross Training – Mountaineering...

Sam

News

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In February 2017, I decided I needed a new challenge. The exact nature of the challenge wasn't clear but following a brief conversation with a fellow parent whilst watching our daughters play netball, the mists cleared. An ultra-marathon was...

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30 Sep 2017 Saturday

Professional Update

Sam

Safety

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On Saturday 30 September 2017, Managing Director at Monkey Mountaineering, Sam Marshall travelled to the Thornbridge Outdoor Centre in the heart of the Peak District to attend the Association of Mountaineering Instructors (AMI) autumn...

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