Recently at the cinema the film Everest starring Jake Gyllenhaal was released across the UK.
Tom Briggs is an experienced, all-round climber and ‘new router’, with first ascents in the UK, Canada and Greenland. Tom is no slouch having climbed Scottish VIII, E9, F8b and Font 8a. He has travelled and climbed extensively in the Himalaya, Alaska and Africa. During the winter he is likely to be found skiing in the Alps, or bouldering on the local Peak District gritstone.
He talks to Jason McCrossan about his experience climbing some of the toughest mountains around the world and find out what it takes to climb every mountain.