The 2013 grant-recipient teams will attempt lightweight, state-of-the-art, cutting-edge climbs throughout the Himalaya:
- Doug Chabot, Bruce Miller, Rusty Willis: The unattempted north face of Shispare Sar, Pakistan Karakoram
- Jesse Huey, Raphael Slawinski, Ian Welsted: First ascent of the unclimbed west face of K6 West, Pakistan Karakoram
- Chad Kellogg and David Gottlieb: Lunag Ri, the highest permitted unclimbed peak in Nepal
- Matt McCormick, Pat Goodman, Jean-Pierre Ouellet: New route on the east face of Uli Biaho Tower, Trango Valley, Pakistan
Read the full press release and learn more about the Lyman Spitzer Cutting Edge Award, the AAC’s most prestigious climbing grant.