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Alex Honnold, Mark Synnott, and Jimmy Chin: Climbing Oman

  • Date
    December 9, 2013
  • Time 7:30 p.m.
  • Location Washington, D.C.
  • Price Starting at $40

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Picture of Alex Honnold climbing
Alex Honnold climbing in Oman

Photograph by Jimmy Chin

Jimmy Chin

Jimmy Chin

Photograph by Jimmy Chin

Alex Honnold, Mark Synnott, and Jimmy Chin are considered a dream team to climbers worldwide. Join them on their latest adventure scaling the rugged seaside cliffs of Oman, an Arab state near the Persian Gulf. For a forthcoming National Geographic story, the three headed for the remote Musandam Peninsula, accessible only by sea. They grappled with sheer limestone cliffs towering over deep ocean and perfected their deep-water solo climbing followed by high diving off the rockface. Hear about it from Alex, Mark, and Jimmy themselves, and enjoy Jimmy’s awe-inspiring images and video.

Read an interview with Alex Honnold on Jimmy Chin’s website.

See Jimmy Chin talk about Alex Honnold at an earlier Nat Geo Live event:

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