Trip leader guide with more than 30 years of experience as a volunteer for an alpine rescue team and director of the training center for alpine rescue members. He has participated in about fifty expeditions that range from Mount Denali in Alaska, to Ama Dablam in Nepal, passing through the Andes from Ecuador to Argentina, Bolivia and Peru. Ruben knows every rock and pebble on the glorious Mexican volcanoes, Iztacchiuatl and Pico de Orizaba!
Transferring Safely to a Rappel System
Rappelling off of a TR system can be a challenge. Using this technique it becomes smooth and easy, not to mention that you will be much safer!
Reaching the summit of Iztaccihuatl
Last summer of 2014 we summited the 7th (or so) highest point in north America once again. It was a beautiful day!
Training for Climbing
Staying in shape is a lifestyle, and adding this routine to your training program will help you achieve better results when you are either out on the rock or at the gym wall.