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17

Aug

Trevor Daton Howling Ridge
Hi Lorraine, I have attached a few pics of Howling Ridge with Sean. I had a fantastic day even though the weather wasn’t on our side, half way up as it got very wet. Sean is a great guy to climb with and made the ridge look easy.. Again many…

16

Aug

"Espa" The Europe Hotel group on the Summit of Corran Tuathail
This was an Espa club members and staff outing on Ireland's highest mountain. Everyone got to the summit and the weather was great. Guides on the Day were Pat Falvey, Joe O Leary and Gerry Walsh. For the last two months the weather on Ireland's highest mountains have been the…

16

Aug

€10200 collected from Challenge by supporters
  Charity Climb in aid of Cystic Fibrosis Raises €10,200!   Pat Falvey presents a cheque for money raised on the Corran Tuathail climb with the support of Build 4 Life 4 Kids.  Over the years The Pat Falvey School of Mountaineering have been involved in walks in Kerry and…

15

Aug

On way to Summit Corran Tuathail
Kerry Mountain Rescue busy 14th August 2011. Corran Tuathail. The Kerry Mountain Rescue Team were alerted after a 12 year old boy sustained a knee injury at the ‘first level’. The Team made their way to the scene and administered first aid to the casualty before stretchering him a short…

09

Aug

Pat Falvey Professional business inspirational Speaker
  Crossing the winning line together creates success.   One of the greatest attributes that we have to create success throughout our lives as individuals, as a team, as a community and as a nation, is the ability to work together in creating an environment that allows us as people,…

08

Aug

Pat Falvey Boot Camp
As part of our courses, we have a number of fun days out that bond teams of people together. As well as being fun, all of our events are geared to bring out the qualities that are required for teams to succeed - Planning; Communication; Listening; Organizing & Implementation.  …

05

Aug

Polar Bear from our Training in Longyearbyen
We have just received this report. By Sam Marsden, Press Association Chief Reporter A polar bear has killed one person and seriously injured four others from a British tour group visiting the Arctic, it was reported today. The tragedy happened this morning about 25 miles from the town of Longyearbyen…

03

Aug

The need of peace through activity
  WOULD YOU LIKE TO : Enhance your quality of life for many years to come but lack the time and skills to do so? Try but don’t know how or where to start? Try but think that you are not fit enough or too old? Improve your mental and…

02

Aug

Rolf Bae And Ger McDonnell on South Georgia Antarctica
In Memory Of Ger McDonnell and Rolf Bae: This week we remember our good friends Ger McDonnell and Rolf Bae who died on K2, August 2nd, 2008. From their family and friends we have lost two great lovable people. Our thoughts are with their families. Thoughts of Ger and Rolf:…

02

Aug

Trekkers approaching summit of Corran Tuathail
Rise In Rescues On The Reeks. More and more people are taking to the hills and are ignoring the fundamental basic requirements that are necessary for safe journeys on Ireland's highest mountains, i.e. proper gear, navigational skills for leaders and bad route finding decisions. Over the coming months we at…