21 May Andy Cave in Lecco
Andy Cave is one of the most renowned mountaineers in the world today. In 1997, Andy reached the summit of the notoriously difficult Himalayan Mountain, Changabang, by one of the most challenging routes ever recorded. What makes his story even more incredible is the realisation that this ascent began 15 years earlier, 3,000 feet underground. On may 22nd in Lecco – Sala Ticozzi at 9PM- he will present his speech
Nine thousands meters to the top
During the same evening it will be assigned the national award "Carlo Mauri" to the best mountain fiction book of the year.