県岳連の 谷口 ケイ 卓話会
ピオレドール受賞プレゼン資料のルート名は Samurai Direct.
The winners of the Piolets d’Or 2009
Spirit of exploration: First ascent of the South-West face of Kamet (7756m, India).
Kazuya Hiraide and Kei Taniguchi completed the first ascent of the Southeast face of Kamet in alpine style, between 26th September and 7th October 2008. They were the first climbers to set foot on this face and they completed the climb on their first attempt. Kei Taniguchi is the first woman to win a Piolet d’Or.
Name of Route: Samurai Direct.
Height of Climb: 1800m.
Difficulties declared: mixed M5+, ice 5+.