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halfway to Iceland

My Internship is finished, Petzl colleagues thanks again for the great  experience and wonderful times! We made the 1800 Km from Crolles to Hirtshals Denmark and have a day to wait for the boat to Iceland. It took us 2.5 days of driving with the top-speed of 80 km a hour.. Welcome to Hirthals :p…

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Iceland Summer 2012

Day one of our Iceland trip.We made it all the way,more then 1800km from France to Denmark. We’re waiting for the boat and found a perfect spot to camp :)In between running, sea-swimming, ‘WWII-crimpin’, 4WD Syncro driving and being bored because of the rain, we found some internet to upload some pictures of our trip.

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Worldcup 2013 and 2014 Olympics

…and there it is. The 2013 Worldcup schedule.The UIAA announced the schedule for 2013 with some new things and some old things.Old: Worldcup in Busteni (why?) I’m surprised. If you read my post about the last Worldcup there, you can understand why I’m ‘slightly’ surprised. (See here, here and here)New: Worldcup in Rabenstein (Italy). The enthusiasts of…

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Last week in Petzl

This is the last week of my internship after 5 months in Crolles its time to move on. A great learning experience and acquainted loads of cool people. Last week we had a very nice outing with the department. At noon Me and Simon gave the final presentation about hour internship in Petzl at Alain’s…

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The stolen bag

Sometimes people ask me “How do you manage to always travel and climb? It must cost you loads of money…”I always reply that you just have to be dedicated.I’m not a paid climber, so I suppose I’m not a pro. But I just try to work with the things I have.I live cheap (anti-squat it’s…

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OutDoor

OutDoor is actually more InDoor, but it’s all about outdoor stuff.Last year was our first time on the fair, and this year we knew what to expect: loads and loads of new stuff, communication, people, people and more people.Fun though, having the chance to discover all this new gear from all around the world.Dennis visited…

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Zonder (Without)

The ‘Zonder’ crewThis Friday was my Dutch debut on the big screen!I play in a short documentary about “ZZPers” (zelfstandige zonder personeel, or: freelancers)In the documentary tell a bit about of my life and story as freelancer.Producer Johan Kramer made a documentary about ‘us five’ together with only freelancers. (click on his name for a really nice…

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Ettringen is niet Eng

Ettringen isn’t scary.Really, it’s okay to fall in a cam….if you place it correctly, it the rock holds, if your foot doesn’t slip, if you don’t get tangled in the rope, if you don’t pull out any holds, if it’s not onsight, if it’s not raining, if…Last week I vistited Ettringen together with Frank Penders…

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