ice climbing

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ice climbing

Sports medicine An 'extreme sport' in which participants climb ice formations with pickaxes, often without ropes Injury risk Hypothermia, death. See Extreme sports, Novelty seeking behavior.
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An ice climber tackles a frozen waterfall in the Brecon Beacons on Saturday
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian ice climber Mohammad Reza Safdarian managed to collect a gold medal at the 2018 Ice Climbing World Cup at Rabenstein tournament in Italy.
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One winter afternoon, a caller contacted Ray Brook Dispatch to report a male ice climber had fallen in Chapel Pond Canyon.
Experienced rock and ice climber Thomas Jagger, 22, set off to scale the 19,000ft Pisco peak on July 24 on his own after his climbing partner fell ill.
The only experienced member of the group is John Glendinning, who is an experienced ice climber.
Meanwhile, an injured ice climber had to be rescued by an RAF helicopter from Devil's Kitchen on Snowdonia.
AN ice climber who broke his back after falling 60ft from a frozen Brecon Beacons waterfall had to be airlifted to hospital on Saturday.
ICE climber Mike travels the world in search of the greatest mountains but reckons Ben Nevis is the best there is.
Gadd, 35, who also is an accomplished ice climber, served as expedition leader and lead pilot in a journey that required him to glide on thermals from the Pacific to the Atlantic oceans in two months -- a distance of almost 3,500 miles.
Among his many interests, TZ was an avid rock and ice climber and enjoyed adventure travel.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian ice climber Emad Hosseini snatched a silver medal in the finals of the 2018 UIAA Ice Climbing World Youth Championships in Liechtenstein.