A Life Ascending

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By Stephen Grynberg
Category Film Reviewed byEd Douglas
Date Sunday, 27 February 2011
Rating Rating 4 out of 5

A beautifully shot and moving flm about the lives of mountain guide Ruedi Beglinger and his family in British Columbia's Selkirks, and the fateful day in 2003 when seven people died on a ski trip he was leading.

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A Dream of White Horses

Posted by Ed Douglas at 11.01 AM

Coast returns today (15 July) for its ninth season and next week’s episode features an item about A Dream of White Horses, the classic HVS route climbed in 1968 by Ed Drummond and Dave Pearce, and the classic photograph of the first ascent taken by Leo Dickinson that did much to advertise the route’s appeal.   This glance back to Drummond’s heyday comes as an appeal is launched to help him meet his healthcare costs in California as he struggles against Parkinson’s disease and cancer. The photograph of him with ...
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