Newsflashes

Wednesday May 25 2011 Article by "Pat Falvey"  Irish Independent We don't do it to die, we do it to live. Since the evolution of man, people have set out to explore and to conquer mountains. People love standing on the highest point in their county or country. And once…
  Sadly we have been informed that our good friend John Delaney Irish mountaineer and adventurer has died tragically during an attempt to reach the Summit of Mount Everest. John Delaney got into difficulty and collapsed after suffering problems at 8,800 meters in the death zone, and was later pronounced…
And what an adventure weekend it's going to be! We are just back from setting up our stand (No 19 & 20) - Having been given a sneak preview of what's instore, We can only say if you can come along, Do! Find new ways to spend your time or…
Friday, 20 May 2011 00:48

Climb Carrauntoohil for Suicide Aware

Join us as we climb Corran Tuathail, Ireland's highest peak (1039m/3414ft) on May 29th 2011 in aid of suicide aware, the Cork based organisation set up to help deal with the issues of depression and suicide in Ireland. The climb will be led by charity patron Pat Falvey and his…
Jerry O Sullivan and Tony Diskin  who were part of our Irish South Georgia Antarctic crossing "Beyond Endurance Expedition 2008'' are recovering in Alaska after an epic ascent on Mt McKinley. One climber from their team, a Swiss national, Beat Niederer (38) from St Gallen is dead May he rest…
May 07th brought Andy, Jack (10) and Shannan Timmins along with 22 friends to the foot of Carrauntoohil. Since late 2010, we have had the pleasure of working with Andy and Sarah Timmins in organising their fundraising event to Climb Carrauntoohill for the Cystic Fibrosis Hopesource Foundation. With over 40…
Wednesday, 04 May 2011 22:37

Pat Falvey Boot camps success for 2011

Pat Falvey Boot Camps Corporate and educational division. Over the last 12 months, we have now surpassed all our expectation for our Pat Falvey boot camp division and we have worked with over 4000  people in our boot camps for the 2010/2011 season. This has been an amazing success which…
In May, Pat Falvey will provide Motivational talks and team building days for many company's including an International Insurance Conference: Pat will be speaking on the "Changing World and the opportunity in a recession" which Pat sees as the pre-boom period for companies. An inspirational 60 minute presentation of how…
Friday, 29 April 2011 13:13

K2 Reconstruction Filming Switzerland

Pat Falvey Film/TV production The Summit a feature documentary on the K2 tragedy on the 1st August 2008. Pat Falvey Productions with our Partners Image Now Films have just completed the first major section of this film which is due for release by the end of 2011 for cinematic release…
Teena Gates talks to Pat Falvey at the Mountain Lodge about her new book "One Foot In Front of Another". Teena was 23 stone nearly died from being obese. She had little choice but to loose weight to enable a life saving operation. She had a physical Everest to climb.…
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