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'Lucky to be alive': Climber rescued after week trapped on New Zealand mountain
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'Lucky to be alive': Climber rescued after week trapped on New Zealand mountain

Aug 3rd 2018, 9:15 AM 20,188 Views 10 Comments

Terry Harch, a 29-year-old Australian soldier, was spotted waving his arm in the snow on Mount Aspiring.

Dramatic footage shows man who climbed Trump Tower being hauled in window
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Dramatic footage shows man who climbed Trump Tower being hauled in window

Aug 11th 2016, 8:54 AM 18,092 Views 26 Comments

Officers had smashed windows and broken through ventilation ducts to try to block his progress.

Man attempts to scale New York's Trump Tower with suction cups
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# Daredevil

Man attempts to scale New York's Trump Tower with suction cups

Aug 10th 2016, 10:26 PM 23,489 Views 30 Comments

Police said they had no immediate information about the person’s identity or his motive for scaling the glass skyscraper.

This man has lost nine fingers to frostbite ... and he's trying to climb Mount Everest
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# Against The Odds

This man has lost nine fingers to frostbite ... and he's trying to climb Mount Everest

Sep 28th 2015, 10:20 PM 15,395 Views 29 Comments

Nobukazu Kuriki lost nine fingers to frostbite in 2012 on Everest. He is the only climber trying to summit the world’s highest mountain this year.

Irish climber reported to have died in Italy
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Irish climber reported to have died in Italy

Aug 1st 2014, 9:15 AM 11,185 Views 15 Comments

The climber is believed to be from Cork.

Nico Roche wins combativity award on stage 11 of the Tour de France
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Nico Roche wins combativity award on stage 11 of the Tour de France

Jul 16th 2014, 5:06 PM 7,172 Views 9 Comments

The Irishman was named as ‘most aggressive rider’ on a stage won by Frenchman Tony Gallopin.

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

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

May 23rd 2014, 6:00 PM 28,894 Views 27 Comments

The climber was stranded for 19 hours before help arrived.

Climber finds treasure trove off Mont Blanc
# Precious Gems
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# Precious Gems

Climber finds treasure trove off Mont Blanc

Sep 27th 2013, 7:30 AM 18,151 Views 25 Comments

The climber found emeralds, rubies and sapphires that had been buried for decades after a plane crashed some 50 years ago.

Man dies after fall in Kerry mountains
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Man dies after fall in Kerry mountains

Apr 20th 2013, 8:21 PM 32,612 Views 51 Comments

The 26-year-old was pronounced dead just after 4pm today.

Two climbers rescued from snow gully in Derry
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Two climbers rescued from snow gully in Derry

Mar 28th 2013, 8:27 PM 7,903 Views 14 Comments

The two male climbers got into difficulty at Binevengh Mountain but were not injured in the incident.

This crazy footage shows a climber lose his grip and slide 100ft down a mountain
# Found Footage
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# Found Footage

This crazy footage shows a climber lose his grip and slide 100ft down a mountain

Mar 12th 2013, 4:57 PM 1,910 Views 0 Comments

And he somehow walked away unhurt.

Here's what it looks like to fall 100ft down a mountainside
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# Terrifying

Here's what it looks like to fall 100ft down a mountainside

Mar 12th 2013, 10:57 AM 9,406 Views 23 Comments

In the first person.

Irish climber Ian McKeever dies on Mt Kilimanjaro
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Irish climber Ian McKeever dies on Mt Kilimanjaro

Jan 3rd 2013, 7:35 AM 20,572 Views 21 Comments

The well-known figure in adventure sports was leading a group of charity fundraisers up the mountain when lightning struck.

The 9 at 9: Friday
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The 9 at 9: Friday

May 27th 2011, 8:24 AM 2,979 Views 0 Comments

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Coalition at odds over Sunday pay; Brazil does away with rainforest protection laws and Carla’s staying mum on pregnancy rumours – but the pictures speak louder than words.