Author Topic: 2013 MWV Ice Fest: New Website & Dates!  (Read 3857 times)

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Adam George, NEW Guest Guide!
« Reply #15 on: December 17, 2012, 10:55:08 AM »
We're happy to announce that Outdoor Research Ambassador and fully licensed IFMGA/UIAGM guide, Adam George will be joining us as a Guest Guide for the first time this year! Psyched!

Check out what Adam will be guiding:

Friday & Sunday: Guided Hardman/Hardwoman Climb,  http://www.mwv-icefest.com/clinic-listings/guided-hardmanhardwoman-climb
(Yes, these will go QUICK!  Don't wait to sign up!  Kinda like buying airplane tickets- if you wait, they'll be GONE!)

Saturday: Outdoor Research’s Steep Waterfall Ice Climbing Skills, http://www.mwv-icefest.com/clinic-listings/outdoor-researchs-steep-waterfall-ice-climbing-skills

Adam George fun fact:  A New Hampshire native!  That's right, and he now lives in Chamonix!  Dang, not too shabby!


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Give it up for Grivel, Beal, and Edelweiss!!!
« Reply #16 on: December 18, 2012, 11:40:14 AM »


Give it up for Grivel, Beal, and Edelweiss!!! These companies are all distributed by Ice fest sponsor Liberty Mountain!!! To learn more about demos and other cool stuff these guys are bringing to the table ( literally) check out the blog!!

www.mwv-icefest.com/blog/

www.edelweiss-ropes.com/en/28-cascade-de-glace

www.libertymountain.com/

www.grivel.com/

www.bealplanet.com/

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Freddie Wilkinson & Mountain Hardwear are BACK!
« Reply #17 on: December 19, 2012, 12:43:04 PM »
Check it out!! Mountain Hardwearis back on board again this year and they're bringing us MWV local and Mountain Hardware Athlete Freddie Wilkinson!! Freddie will be guiding on Saturday and Sunday!  Check it out below! 

And did you hear Freddie was just named one of the top 12 climbers of 2012 by Rock and Ice Magazine?  Read all about it:  http://www.rockandice.com/news/2404-top-12-climbers-of-2012?start=2

Saturday:  Julbo's Intro To Steep Waterfall Ice Climbing, http://www.mwv-icefest.com/clinic-listings/julbos-intro-to-steep-waterfall-ice-climbing-skills
Sunday:  Sterling Ropes Mixed Master Clinic, http://www.mwv-icefest.com/clinic-listings/sterling-ropes-mixed-master-clinic



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Guest Presenters For 2013 MWV Ice Fest!
« Reply #18 on: December 20, 2012, 11:28:13 AM »
Hold onto your winter hats folks! HUGE announcement on the Ice Fest BLOG! We are super excited to announce the 2013 Guest Presenter lineup: Nick Bullock, Kyle Dempster, Renan Ozturk, Josh Wharton, and Freddie Wilkinson!

Read ALL about it and when their shows are, on the Ice Fest Blog:http://www.mwv-icefest.com/blog/


Do you "like" us on Facebook?  You should!  Check it:  http://www.facebook.com/mwvIceFest

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Nemo, Rock and Ice, and Rock On are back!!
« Reply #19 on: December 20, 2012, 03:55:36 PM »


We are pumped to have Nemo, Rock and Ice, and Rock On back once again for Ice Fest 2013.  For more details on guaranteed schwagg from one of these sponsors visit Da Blog ;) www.mwv-icefest.com/blog/

www.nemoequipment.com/
www.rockandice.com/
www.rock-on.com/index.aspx

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Black Diamond is Back !!
« Reply #20 on: December 21, 2012, 09:55:40 AM »

We are pumped to have Black Diamond back at Ice Fest! These guys are bringing mad demos for Ice Festers to take out on clinics! To learn more about what they will be packing check out the blog.

www.mwv-icefest.com/blog/
www.blackdiamondequipment.com/en-us/
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Patagonia!!!
« Reply #21 on: December 24, 2012, 11:44:45 AM »


Happy Holidays from the Ice fest crew!! Patagonia is back this year!!! Climb with Patagonia athletes Majka Burhardt, and Ben Gilmore!!!

Friday Patagonia's Intro to Steep Waterfall Ice with Ben Gilmore www.mwv-icefest.com/clinic-listings/patagonias-intro-to-steep-waterfall-ice-climbing-skills/

Saturday Patagonia's womens mixed climbing with Majka Burhardt  www.mwv-icefest.com/clinic-listings/patagonias-womens-mixed-climbing-with-majka-burhardt/

Saturday and Sunday  Patagonia’s Intro to Leading on Ice with Ben Gilmore & Janet Wilkinson  www.mwv-icefest.com/clinic-listings/patagonias-intro-to-leading-on-ice/

To learn more details visit the blog  ;)  www.mwv-icefest.com/blog/

www.patagonia.com/us/home

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Mountaih Hardware and M.H. athlete Janet Wilkinson representing at Ice Fest!
« Reply #22 on: December 27, 2012, 01:14:08 PM »


Wecome back to Mountain Hardware athlete Janet Wilkinson!!! Have you been climbing ice for a little while? Ready to take it to the next level? Learning to lead might be the next step for you!!! You are in luck, Janet will be guiding the Patagonia 2 day intro to leading clinic this year on Saturday and Sunday of Ice Fest.

For clinic information visit www.mwv-icefest.com/clinic-listings/patagonias-intro-to-leading-on-ice/

To learn more about Janet visit the Ice Fest Blog   www.mwv-icefest.com/?p=2066&preview=true

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Welcoming Andrea Charest and Lindsay Fixmer
« Reply #23 on: December 28, 2012, 06:28:35 PM »
Hey Ice Festers!!

We're happy to announce that Andrea Charest is back as a Guest Guide and that Lindsay Fixmer will be joining the Guest Guide Ranks this year! The two of them will be guiding the Newbie Ice Climbing Clinic on Saturday this year! For more information. check out the blog! www.mwv-icefest.com/blog


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The Front Side Grind; Keeping Ice Fest going one cup at a time...
« Reply #24 on: December 29, 2012, 11:45:30 AM »
Check it out! The Front Side Grind is back again this year with their Dropline Blend at the American Alpine Club table every morning during Ice Fest! Their coffee is the best, so make sure you stop in and fill up your cup!!

More info at the blog: www.mwv-icefest.com/blog/



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Climbers love the Harvard Cabin!!
« Reply #25 on: December 30, 2012, 11:47:35 AM »

Show some love to Mount Washingtons very own Ice Climber sanctuary!!! The Harvard Cabin!! woohoo!!! This historical cabin has been used as a climber base camp for years. To learn how you can stay at the Harvard Cabin this winter and pricing visit the Ice Fest blog www.mwv-icefest.com/blog/ and www.harvardmountaineering.org/cabin.htm

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American Alpine Club in 2013!
« Reply #26 on: December 31, 2012, 05:26:51 PM »


AAC is the official benificiary of the 2013 Ice Fest. In addition to to taking care of the climbing community around the world, AAC is teaming up with the NEIce.com soup kitchen, and the Frontside Grind to provide delicious warm treats for chilly ice climbers this year at the Fest! To learn more visit the blog. www.mwv-icefest.com/blog/

We are so excited to see all of you in a month!!! We are wishing a very Merry New Years to all of our friends in the Ice Fest community. Please be safe and have an amazing evening!! See you all in 2013.

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Kevin Mahoney is Back!!
« Reply #27 on: January 02, 2013, 11:12:39 AM »
Hey Ice Festers! Check it out, Mount Washington Valley Hardman, Kevin Mahoney is back again this year! He's got a couple of awesome clinics coming your way. For more info, check out the blog!

http://www.mwv-icefest.com/blog


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Glacier Travel & Crevasse Rescue with Craig John
« Reply #28 on: January 03, 2013, 12:28:31 PM »
IMCS Senior Guide, Craig John is back at the Ice Fest this year! Some years he is away on international expeditions, but we have him this year, and he will be teaching the 2 Day Glacier Travel and Crevasse Rescue Course (http://www.mwv-icefest.com/clinic-listings/two-day-glacier-travel-and-crevasse-rescue-course/).

Knowing how to move quickly and get out of bad situations in the mountains is not only a necessity but a responsibility! Sign up and hone in on your skills with Craig! All the info is on the blog: THE ICE FEST BLOG, http://www.mwv-icefest.com/blog/

  IMCS Senior Guide, Craig John

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Welcome Guest Guide Art Mooney!
« Reply #29 on: January 08, 2013, 07:29:46 AM »
Good Morning Ice Festers! Today we bring you Guest Guide Art Mooney! Head on over to the blog for more information on what he'll be guiding this year!

www.mwv-icefest.com/blog