The South Tyrolean will succeed Massimo Baratto on September 1, 2018 and is thus responsible for the Oberalp brands Salewa, Dymafit, Wild Country and Pomoca, among others. At the same time, the Oberalp Group announces solid growth figures
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Reinhold Messner made himself immortal in 1978 as the first mountaineer to ascend Mount Everest without artificial oxygen. ISPO.com spoke with Messner about his feelings at the summit, the climbing of today, and the ambitions of his son on the mountain.
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She was the first woman to summit all fourteen 8,000-meter peaks without oxygen: Gerlinde Kaltenbrunner. In 2016, she is awarded the ISPO Trophy for her life’s work. The extreme mountain climber is also in Munich at ISPO Munich 2018. In an interview with ISPO.com, the Austrian athlete talks about her most emotional moment on an eight-thousander and the dangers on the mountain.