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April 18th, 2014   |   Millet Expedition Project

The expedition « First ascent of Nanga Parbat in winter » elected « Expedition of the public »

During three weeks the operation « expedition of the public » has been started up. The aim ? To vote for your favorite expedition, the one that you want to become true. Among fourteen expeditions, you were a lot to vote pour the expedition « First ascent of the Nanga Parbat in winter ». With more than 600 votes, Mahmoud, Iraj and Reza have chances to go to Pakistan, to face the wind and the cold to reach the summit of Nanga Parbat.

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April 17th, 2014   |   Ski Freeride

Freerider Robin Kaleta is in Alaska, « this is the trip of my life ! »

Robin Kaleta, Millet technical advisor, is living his dream in Alaska. From there he tell us a bit more about its amazing trip in the white country. Interview.

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April 17th, 2014   |   Expeditions

François Damilano tells his ascent of Everest in live as columns.

Left for two months towards the roof of the world, François Damilano tells his ascent of Everest, in the footsteps of Sophie Lavaud, in the form of columns.

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April 10th, 2014   |   Expeditions

The Inslandsis 2014 expedition give us some news, five days before the departure...to Greenland.

At few days from the departure to Kangerlussuaq, village located at the west side of the island, the check-list is completed and our two explorers are good and ready.

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April 4th, 2014   |   Ski touring

Alexia Zuberer tells us her 9th Pierra Menta:”the objective was to share with Sandrine this mythical race, a true symbol of ski mountaineering’s competition”

Alexia Zuberer, Millet’s technical advisor, get into her 9th Mierre Menta with her friend Sandrine De Choudens. The Pierra Menta is an international race of ski mountaineering that take place during four days since 1986. Participants eat up almost 10 000 meters of positive gradient representing 10 hours of race for the fasters. For this 29th instance, 210 teams including 27 women’s team were on the departure line. Alexia and Sandrine finished 14th at the general ranking, an excellent performance for those two persons in her forties.

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April 3rd, 2014   |   Climbing

France Championship of bouldering, Thomas Caleyron and Charlotte Durif get off the podium.

The 29th and 30th March, Thomas Caleyron and Charlotte Durif participated to the France Championship of bouldering that took place at Nozay, west of France. Our two Millet’s athletes landed the chocolate medal… They finished fourth, off the podium.

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