Pat Falvey Adventure Books and Free DVD Series

Pat Falvey

The Summit: How triumph turned to tragedy on K2

The world’s second highest and most dangerous mountain - a peak which claims the life of one in every four climbers who attempt it. Over the course of 28 hours K2 had exacted a deadly toll: 11 lives were lost in a series of catastrophic accidents.
The tragedy became a controversy as the survivors walked from the catastrophe on the mountain into an international media storm, in which countless different stories emerged, some contradictory and many simply untrue.

 

Based on Pemba Gyalje’s eyewitness account and drawing on a series of interviews with the survivors which were conducted for the award-winning documentary. 

Freddy's Everest Diary: The Dream of Fredrick T Bear

While Pat was leading his team on Everest in Spring 2003, more than 200,000 children logged on to the team's website to follow their story. Accompanying the team was Frederick T. Bear, Freddy for short.
This diary chronicles in words and beautiful photographs the amazing adventures of Freddy as he attempts to climb Everest.Find out all about getting to base camp, living there, the food, the dangers of climbing through icefalls, coping with cold, thin air and working with Sherpas.As Freddy struggles to make his dream come true, his diary is inspiring.

A Journey to Adventure: Stories I Never Thought I'd Tell

A Journey to Adventure is lavishly illustrated and inspiring, this is a book for anyone who dares to dream the impossible. Pat describes his climbs on the major peaks he has visited and some of the tribes he has experienced on his journey of adventure.  

His adventures have taken him to the highest, coldest, loneliest and most remote places on earth. He is now one of the world's most experienced expedition leaders. Pat describes his climbs on the major peaks he has visited, revealing his motives, the dangers and joys at the limits of physical and mental challenges.

Pat, has led many successful expeditions worldwide. He is the only person to have climbed the Seven Summits challenge twice, including Mount Everest from both it's traditional routes on the North side from Tibet and the South side from Nepal.

The honest narrative and superb photographs recreate the ordeals, terrible beauty and hardships of the Mountains and give a unique insight into this exceptional high - Altitude mountaineer and polar explorer

The Summit DVD:

18 climbers from across the world reached the summit of K2, the world’s second highest and most dangerous mountain - a peak which claims the life of one in every four climbers who attempt it. Over the course of 28 hours K2 had exacted a deadly toll: 11 lives were lost including that of Irish Man Ger McDonnell in a series of catastrophic accidents.

Based on Pemba Gyalje’s eyewitness account and drawing on a series of interviews with the survivors The Summit is the most comprehensive interpretation of one of modern-day mountaineering’s most controversial disasters. Winner of many awards around the world including Sundance.

Against the Sky DVD: The incredible story of an the 1st Irish expedition to climb Mount Everest from Nepal. Expedition Leader Pat Falvey. 

They fought against their own fears, against the mountain and eventually against the sky itself. This is a gripping film of their incredible battle to stay alive in one of the most inhospitable places on the planet.

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