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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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SURF SHACKS

Indoek is a popular surf culture blog, over the years they have visited the dwellings of countless surfers from all over the world. Surf Shacks is a compilation of these welcoming encounters, and celebrates the surfing world’s creative individuals, their beloved homes, and how they live their lives outside of the swell. The coffee table book is filled with beautiful images revealing a more personal side to surfing and its eclectic cast of characters. But beware, thi...
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BREATHTAKING FARMHOUSE FOR RENT | TUSCANY ITALY | Image

BREATHTAKING FARMHOUSE FOR RENT | TUSCANY ITALY

The spectacular Villa Arrighi is part of the private estate of Castello di Reschio, a collection of luxury villas in Umbria, and has recently been meticulously restored to become one of the Estate’s prime properties. The magnificent Estate consists of a main house and guest cottage overlooking the castle of Sorbello in Tuscany and Castello di Reschio in Umbria. Villa Arrighi has an impressive 6,600-square-feet, it features 6 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, a large entertaini...
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HANDCRAFTED NUT BUTTERS | BY BIG SPOON ROASTERS

Fan of peanut butter? then check out Big Spoon Roasters, they make tasty handcrafted nut butters in Durham, North Carolina. Each batch of nut butters is roasted by hand with local fresh runner variety peanuts and wildflower honey, every jar is filled by hand as well as labeled by hand. The uniquely fresh, delicious, and nutritious nut butters are available in several killer blends, peanut almond, peanut cocoa, peanut cashew, peanut pecan or more adventurous flavors ...
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