Mick Fowler – 31 January

31 01 2011

What a great week of variety it was the other week. Wednesday at a tax seminar, Thursday at the inaugural Berghaus athlete camp, Friday skiing with Sir Chris and Eric the ‘mad frog’ (that’s his description not mine!), Friday evening representing the Alpine Club at the AGM of the Groupe de Haute Montagne and Saturday […]

What a great week of variety it was the other week. Wednesday at a tax seminar, Thursday at the inaugural Berghaus athlete camp, Friday skiing with Sir Chris and Eric the ‘mad frog’ (that’s his description not mine!), Friday evening representing the Alpine Club at the AGM of the Groupe de Haute Montagne and Saturday icefall climbing in Cogne.

"Chris Bonington" "fleece jackets" "mens fleece" "mens waterproof trousers" "outdoor clothing" "rucksack" "walking trousers" "waterproof clothing" "waterproof jacket"

"fleece jackets" "mens fleece" "mens waterproof trousers" "outdoor clothing" "rucksack" "walking trousers" "waterproof clothing" "waterproof jacket"

Staying at a Chamonix hotel (a first for me!) followed by the incomparable hospitality of ‘mad frog’ Vola was a real challenge for both waistline and liver. Never before have I been persuaded to have cognac in my English breakfast tea. (Thanks Eric!)

"fleece jackets" "mens fleece" "mens waterproof trousers" "outdoor clothing" "rucksack" "waterproof clothing" "waterproof jacket"

"fleece jackets" "mens fleece" "mens waterproof trousers" "outdoor clothing" "rucksack" "walking trousers" "waterproof clothing" "waterproof jacket"

If only every week was packed with such variety.

And I can but hope I am as enthusiastic and able Sir Chris when I get to 76.