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Michael Kennedy (climber)

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Name  Michael Kennedy

Role  Rock Climber
Michael Kennedy (climber) Michael Kennedy Classic Images Climbing Magazine

Michael Kennedy is an American rock climber, alpinist, photographer, writer and editor.

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From 1974 to 1998 he was the editor of Climbing magazine, an American climbing magazine. In March 2009, he took the position of Editor-in-Chief of Alpinist magazine.

Notable climbs

  • 1977 Lowe-Kennedy, on the north face of Mount Hunter, Alaska Range, Alaska, USA with George Lowe.
  • 1977 Infinite Spur, on the south face of Mount Foraker, Alaska Range, Alaska, USA with George Lowe.
  • 1978 North Ridge on Latok I, Karakorum Range, Pakistan. Attempt with Jim Donini, George Lowe and Jeff Lowe (climber).
  • 1985 Northeast Face on Ama Dablam, Nepal. FA of route with Carlos Buhler, Dec 1-7, 1985.
  • 1994 Wall of Shadows, (Alaska Grade 6, AI6+ 5.9 A4), Mount Hunter, Alaska Range Alaska, USA. FA with Greg Child.
  • Writings

  • Kennedy, Michael (1979). "Latok I". American Alpine Journal. NYC, NY, USA: American Alpine Club. 22 (53): 24–28. ISSN 0065-6925. 
  • Kennedy, Michael (1987). "A Hidden Gem - Ama Dablam's Northeast Face". American Alpine Journal. NYC, NY, USA: American Alpine Club. 29 (61): 32–41. ISBN 0-930410-29-7. 
  • Kennedy, Michael (1995). "Shadows of Doubt, Mount Hunter". American Alpine Journal. Golden, CO, USA: American Alpine Club. 37 (69): 1–10. ISBN 0-930410-61-0. 
  • References

    Michael Kennedy (climber) Wikipedia


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