Canadian outerwear specialists, Arc’teryx, give us a peek into the world of German ice climbers, Matthias Scherer and Tanja Schmitt in this captivating six minute video, entitled Velocity. Shot by Hans Hornberger and Franz Walter, the thrill-seaking duo take on the the frozen side of Cogne, Italy, testing their bravery and patience with the temperamental elements. Joined by storyteller Hans Hornberger, the video holds a strong narrative, highlighting the most important skills when climbing frozen water: persistence, trust, self-confidence and creativity. Press play for one hell of a sight.
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