Kilian is a world champion ultrarunner and ski mountaineer from Catalonia, Spain. In this book he details with over 200 photographs his journey to summit faster than anyone on record.
With Kilian’s experience in mountain running and mountaineering he has confidence that is simply astonishing. As he lays out his dream of speed ascents and descents all around the globe this amazing story unfolds.
Each story includes details about his journey on Mont Blanc, Matterhorn, Mount Elbrus, Denali, Aconcagua, & Everest. Weaving together each of these stories puts Kilian in a category that has no parallel. He shares the details of one of the most courageous adventures ever known.
The layout of this book is perfect with full page photos with clear explanations of what happened and how he felt accomplishing these amazing goals.
Summits of My Life gives the reader an opportunity to read and visualize what it really means to smash a speed ascent & descent record. Kilian is an extraordinary endurance athlete. Some of the details about what he carried with him gives anyone an opportunity to think about the logistics that are involved with each of these summits. It reads like a perfect National Geographic story. It is truly something that you can pick up time and time again and be mesmerized.
This story of his 5 year project reached climax with Everest double summits in a week. Even those that know of Kilian’s great capacity find this accomplishment hard to swallow.
This book is a well priced treasure at just $24.95 VELOPRESS