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#Mountain Climbing

# mountain-climbing - Saturday 2 February, 2019

From TheJournal.ie A Dublin man has reached South America's highest peak, after being forced to turn back last year Mental Health Campaign

A Dublin man has reached South America's highest peak, after being forced to turn back last year

Mahon is doing the climb to raise awareness for the mental health charity Grow

# mountain-climbing - Sunday 14 October, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Nine climbers killed in freak accident on rarely climbed Himalayan mountain Mountain Climbing

Nine climbers killed in freak accident on rarely climbed Himalayan mountain

It is the deadliest incident to hit Nepal’s mountaineering industry since 2014.

# mountain-climbing - Thursday 25 May, 2017

'Where's this nutter going with the washing machine?' - a Waterford man and his unique climb of Kilimanjaro

Enda O’Doherty aims to climb 19,340 ft summit next month to raise awareness about mental health.

# mountain-climbing - Friday 19 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Irishman who climbed Everest speaks about passing bodies at the summit Summit Happens

Irishman who climbed Everest speaks about passing bodies at the summit

John Burke says the final night was “hell on earth”.

# mountain-climbing - Monday 2 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Bodies of two men found 16 years after avalanche in the Himalayas Sishapangma

Bodies of two men found 16 years after avalanche in the Himalayas

Alex Lowe was regarded as the greatest climber of his generation when he died in 1999, alongside cinematographer David Bridges.

# mountain-climbing - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Rescuers reach woman stranded overnight on Kerry mountain On The Edge

Rescuers reach woman stranded overnight on Kerry mountain

The alarm was first raised yesterday afternoon.

# mountain-climbing - Friday 23 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Climber falls down 70ft crevasse, rescued after asking for help on Facebook STrength

Climber falls down 70ft crevasse, rescued after asking for help on Facebook

The climber was stranded for 19 hours before help arrived.

# mountain-climbing - Friday 22 November, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Interview: Pat Falvey on The Summit –  It’s a story about eleven dreamers that died that day Opinion

Interview: Pat Falvey on The Summit – It’s a story about eleven dreamers that died that day

In 2008, tragedy struck on K2 when 11 people died and the catastrophe set in motion an international media storm, with countless different stories emerging. The new movie and book, The Summit, attempts to set to the record straight, says Pat Falvey.

# mountain-climbing - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

K2 film reveals Irish climber’s fatal decision to help endangered climbers

The Summit tells the story of a tragic expedition in 2008 that cost 11 climbers their lives.

# mountain-climbing - Monday 29 April, 2013

From TheJournal.ie 'Terrifying' brawl between climbers on Everest Fight At A Height

'Terrifying' brawl between climbers on Everest

Sherpas had advised Europeans not to climb a new “undisclosed” route, but eyewitness says climbers ignored request.

# mountain-climbing - Thursday 3 January, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Ian McKeever: Taoiseach's message of condolence recalls 'passionate' adventurer Tributes

Ian McKeever: Taoiseach's message of condolence recalls 'passionate' adventurer

Enda Kenny said McKeever was a passionate adventurer who was “driven in his belief that everybody can achieve their potential”.

# mountain-climbing - Saturday 4 June, 2011

From The Daily Edge 278km later... Charity climber completes 365-day trek of Croagh Patrick Top Man

278km later... Charity climber completes 365-day trek of Croagh Patrick

Matt Loughrey has climbed Croagh Patrick every day for the last 364 days. Today he finishes a mammoth charity climb.

# mountain-climbing - Saturday 28 May, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Memorial service held for lost Irish Everest climber R.I.P.

Memorial service held for lost Irish Everest climber

Tributes are paid to John Delaney in Co Laois, as his wife describes losing her “husband, hero and best friend”.

# mountain-climbing - Wednesday 25 May, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Tragic Everest climber did not know of daughter's birth Tragic

Tragic Everest climber did not know of daughter's birth

John Delaney, the Irishman who died while trying to reach the summit of Mount Everest last weekend, did not know that his wife had given birth to a little girl in the days before his death.

# mountain-climbing - Monday 26 July, 2010

A MAN HAS BEEN seriously injured after falling while climbing the Macgillicuddy Reeks in Co Kerry. The man, who is in his 60s, was airlifted to hospital in Tralee, where he is being treated for head injuries.