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Comments by kjaking (3)


Article: 13 Year Old Completes Everest Climb and Looks Ahead
2 out of 5 stars "A winter climb of Vinson? Really? Or perhaps the writer doesn't know that winter North of the Equator is summer South of it?"

I have to assume this is the case, seeing as winter climbs near either pole take place in almost constant darkness - quite the challenge.

Article: Black Diamond Merger Followup
3 out of 5 stars "Look forward to expansions into related areas of the outdoor market."

Surely you meant to say "fear" expansion into "unrelated" areas of the outdoor market. This probably means more clothing, less climbing. Its already bad enough how few quality options there are for climbing hardware, and who really needs another puffy jacket option?

Article: Supertopo 2010 Climbing Helmet Choice Awards
1 out of 5 stars The quality of these featured articles is going south quickly...