Newsflashes

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…

01

Aug

Approaching in helicopter  the Shoulder Camp 4 approx 26200 feet (8000 mt) World record for flying/filming K2
  Irish adventure based film makers, Image Now Films (Dublin) and Pat Falvey Productions (Kerry) achieved a new world record of filming from a helicopter on K2 the second Highest mountain in the World to almost 8,000 meters which is known to climbers as The Death Zone. 'The Summit' film…

22

Jul

Pat Falvey with trekkers on the Cancer Research Challenge
Huge turn out for Cancer Research Walking Weekend in Kenmare. This is the fourth year that we have been involved in the Cancer Research Walk which has seen a huge increase in numbers over the years for this popular event. The walking is suitable for beginners that just want to…