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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Plans include an ice-climbing wall, a 'skydive' arena, climbing wall, soft play area, trampoline park, an ice bar, cafe, restaurant and shops.
Two of the group were from central Finland and had been taking part in an ice-climbing and mountaineering course run by an association of nature guides.
She is a member of the Scottish Climbing and British Ice Climbing Teams - and ranked fifth in the world in ice-climbing for her age group.
Contract awarded for Creation of ice-climbing climing zone construction (4th) purchase of government materials - artificial rock
French company EverSnow is currently constructing a 400m[sup.2] snow garden, with a cross-country skiing trail, a freestyle ramp complete with crash pad, an ice-climbing wall and a 100m[sup.2] skating rink.
The 24-year-old Aussie actor was with other climbers during an ice-climbing expedition at the Franz Josef glacier when they were forced to run for their lives.
Three trips will be available this summer as part of the new offerings: The Iceberg Hike, an easy hike to the glacierOs edge with an interpretative naturalist; The Glacier Hike, during which guests don crampons and helmets and get out on the ice; and Ice Climbing, where guests experience vertical walls of ice while learning ice-climbing basics from an experienced guide.
ONE of the UK's top extreme sport athletes will be giving a hair-raising insight into the world of ice-climbing as well as sharing antics of his adrenalin-fuelled life.
Safety is paramount when going on an ice-climbing adventure.
18 doing what he loved, ice-climbing in the mountains of Lebanon.
ROCK ON J Climbers in Uri, Switzerland CHILLING J Ice-climbing in Graubunden, Switzerland AIM HIGH n Pesche gets to grips with the Diga di Luzzone climbing wall ICE WORK Z Bern, Switzerland UP THE WALL J On the Diga di Luzzone PEAKYJ Ice-climbing in Karakorum, Pakistan, with K2 in background TAKE AIM J Photographer Robert in action ON EDGE J Pesche on Italy/Swiss border