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Training for the New Alpinism

Training for the New Alpinism is an essential manual to coach yourself to any mountaineering goal. In the book, Steve House a world-class climber and Patagonia ambassador, and his coach Scott Johnston, introduce a structured, periodized training methodology to the sport of alpine climbing. They deliver detailed instruction on how to plan and execute training tailored to your individual circumstances. Chapters cover endurance and strength, training theory and methodology, application and planning, nutrition, altitude, mental fitness, and assessing your goals and your strengths.

Available in Europe here




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SNORKEL THE UNDERGROUND RIVERS AT XCARET | MEXICO | Image

SNORKEL THE UNDERGROUND RIVERS AT XCARET | MEXICO

Xcaret is an ecological theme park located in the Maya Riviera, south of Playa del Carmen and 75 miles south of Cancun in the state of Quintana Roo, Mexico. Among the many attractions of the place, is one of the coolest rides, the underground rivers. With water so blue, and naturally bright you can admire the breathtaking natural wonders. The trip is over one kilometer, and takes about 20 minutes. Via Blurppy...
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THE DUDE AND THE ZEN MASTER

Remember Dude, the cool character played by Jeff Bridges in the Big Lebowski? Well the Dude´s laid back lifestyle is somehow similar to the Zen philosophy, like a mix of Dude-ism and Buddhism. "The Dude and the Zen Master" is a new inspiring book by the actor and his Buddhist teacher, renowned Roshi Bernie Glassman, it captures their freewheeling dialogue about life, laughter, the movies, and the importance of doing good in a complicated world. Get it in Europe h...
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WHISKEY WEDGE

The Whiskey Wedge is an ingenious solution for whiskey lovers, keeping your favorite spirit at the right temperature without diluting it. The double-old fashioned whiskey glass comes with a silicone mold that you fill with water and freeze, this forms an ice wedge that melts slowly due to the reduced amount of surface area. ...
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