Category Archives: ClimbingDocs

docs who climb mountains

Irene Epple

Irene Epple-Waigel is SkiDoc and OlympicDoc and more

Irene Epple-Waigel (born 18 June 1957) is a German former alpine skier. She won a total of 11 Alpine Skiing World Cup races and two World Cups, in giant slalom and combined (both in 1982). She also won a silver medal at the 1980 Winter Olympic Games in giant slalom. In the 1978 FIS Alpine Skiing World Championships at Garmisch-Partenkirchen she won the silver medal in the downhill. On 9 January 1983 she won the first women’s World Cup Super-G race, held in Verbier. Continue reading Irene Epple

Bernd Holstiege

Bernd Holstiege is MarathonDoc, TriathlonDoc and more

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Bernd Holstiege (left/links) with Joachim Fischer (middle/Mitte) – TriathlonDocs

Long distance running was my passion: about 50 marathon, 15 times 100 km-runs, 19 times IronMan-distance (once in Hawaii) and many Triathlons even double and triple Triathlons. Continue reading Bernd Holstiege

Frederick Albert Cook

Frederick Albert Cook was ArticDoc, AntarcticDoc, EthnoDoc, ClimbingDoc, TranslatorDoc
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Frederick Albert Cook (June 10, 1865 – August 5, 1940) was an American explorer, physician, and ethnographer, noted for his claim of having reached the North Pole on April 21, 1908. This was a year before April 6, 1909, the date claimed by the American explorer Robert Peary, and the accounts were disputed for several years.[1] His expedition did discover Meighen Island, the only discovery of an island in the American Arctic by a United States expedition. Continue reading Frederick Albert Cook

Theodore Howard Somervell

Theodore Howard Somervell was EverestMountainDoc, ArtDoc, MissionaryDoc (SpiritualDoc), OlympicDoc

Theodore Howard Somervell OBE, FRCS (16 April 1890 – 23 January 1975) was an English surgeon, mountaineer, painter and missionary who was a member of two expeditions to Mount Everest in the 1920s, and then spent nearly 40 years working as a doctor in India. In 1924 he was awarded an Olympic Gold Medal by Pierre de Coubertin for his achievements in mountaineering (Alpinism). Continue reading Theodore Howard Somervell

Matthias Baumann

Matthias Baumann is MountainDoc and WrestlingDoc, IronManDoc and CharityDoc

http://www.faszination-everest.de/dr-matthias-baumann/

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Sports
Württembergischer Meister im Ringen
Ironman-Triathlon Hawaii Finisher
Extremsportwettkämpfe u.a. Patrouille de Glacier
Hochtourenführer Deutscher Alpenverein
Besteigung von 5000ern und 6000ern weltweit
Expedition Muztagh Ata (7546m), Cho Oyu (8201m)
und Mount Everest (erreichte Höhe 8600m) Continue reading Matthias Baumann