Alex Pittin

Freeski & Touring

50° North [EPISODE 4]

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2017  |  3 MIN

50° North [EPISODE 4]

Steep Skiing, while majorly involving skiing, also requires a lot of climbing techniques.

Steep Skiing, while majorly involving skiing, also requires a lot of climbing techniques. Between a few turns and with amazing views, Alex and Tony show us their mountaineering skills.

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2017  |  3 MIN
Freeski & Touring

50° North [EPISODE 2]

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2017  |  3 MIN

50° North [EPISODE 2]

For mountaineerers Alex Pittin and Tony Lamiche, the rope is an essential part of their practice.

Ski Mountaineering as seen from the inside. Confidence is an all-time requirement in this alpine practice, showcased in prime form in this webserie. In this episode, Tony and Alex testify to the importance of the rope and to never ski alone in the mountains. Security is sometimes synonym of enjoyment.

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2017  |  3 MIN
Freeski & Touring

Skyway

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2016  |  6 MIN

Skyway

Oscar Taiola, safety manager for the new Skyway shares his passion for the high mountains

In 2015 the new Skyway Monte Bianco opened, replacing the rustic funivia cable car that for decades transported skiers and alpinists up to Punta Helbronner on the Italian side of Mont Blanc. Oscar Taiola, a mountain guide and icon of the former cable car and now safety manager for the new Skyway shares his passion for the high mountains while recounting the history of there former lift through to its current state of the art incarnation. Times and the technology might have changed, but as skiers Tony Lamiche, Alex Pittin, Kaj Zackrisson and Josh Daiek discover, the mountains haven't.

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2016  |  6 MIN