somethin bout nothin: Kelly Cordes on Alpinism


Climber, writer and Patagonia product tester Kelly Cordes takes us through his training strategy for alpine climbing and reflects on disaster style alpinism.

"The odds on very difficult alpine climbs are not in your favor. So there's no excuse to show up unprepared, to show up out of shape."

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Footage by Tim Davis, Dan Gambino, Chris Thompson and Josh Thompson Stills by Kelly Cordes and Josh Wharton Edited by Stuart Bjornlie