Meet the new faces of climbing: 15-year-old Ashima Shiraishi and 16-year-old Kai Lightner are the leaders of a new generation taking the sport to the next level. Ashima, a New York City native, is the youngest person and the first female to climb 5.15a. Kai, from Fayetteville, North Carolina, became a national climbing champion as a high school sophomore. Young Guns follows these two friends and prodigies as they spend their summer vacation in Norway, where the legendary Flatanger cave forces them outside their comfort zone. In the finale, Ashima travels on to Japan to set a new standard on Horizons, a fierce 30-move boulder problem at the cutting edge grade of V15.
Matt Segal and Will Stanhope are elite-level rock climbers and world-class goofballs. In an age of elite athletes, fad diets and training regimes, Matt and Will’s old-school approach consists of trying hard, having fun and killing the pain with a few cold ones. But Matt and Will’s m.o. gets a run for its money when they attempt an audacious multi-pitch 5.14 finger crack rising above a glacier in Canada’s wild Bugaboo Mountains. Jump on board their rollercoaster of laughs and tears during an epic, multi-year quest to establish a strong candidate for the world’s hardest alpine trad climb.
Follow up-and-comer Brette Harrington on a journey from her hometown granite of Squamish, to the big wall proving ground of Yosemite’s El Capitan, and beyond, capping off the journey with Brette’s renowned free solo of St. Exupery Spire in Patagonia.
Mike Libecki has more 50 expeditions notched on his harness, traveling, often alone, to the most remote corners of the globe to find unclimbed walls and establish first ascents. When Mike becomes a father, he has a new challenge: to reconcile his life of adventure with the demands of parenthood. In the process, he may gain a new expedition partner.
快乐豆豆号的奇妙旅程 Dodo’s Delight
主要人物/Main Characters: Sean Villanueva O’Driscoll, Nico Favresse, Captain Bob Shepton
Pack your penny whistle and batten down the hatches: It’s a madcap sailing adventure in the Arctic Circle aboard the good ship Dodo’s Delight. Join Sean Villanueva O’Driscoll, Ben Ditto, brothers Nico & Olivier Favresse and their 79-year old captain, Reverend Bob Shepton, as the gang embarks on a rollicking musical journey amongst rough seas, freezing temperatures, and sketchy all-free big walls.