Kennedy, hailed as one of the world's greatest alpinists, was partially buried and managed to dig himself out but his girlfriend Perkins, an avid climber and ski mountaineer
, was buried 3 feet under the avalanche measuring 150 feet by 300 feet, the Gallatin County Sheriff's Office said.
I greatly admire Killian Jornet, a Spanish ski mountaineer
and long distance runner, for his lifestyle and extraordinary performances.
Highlights include "Summits of My Life: A Fine Line," a 2012 documentary about Spanish ski mountaineer
and long-distance runner KE[degrees]lian Jornet; "Attention -- A Life in Extremes," a 2014 documentary about a freediver, an extreme cyclist and a wingsuit flyer; and "Project Wild Thing," a 2013 film in which filmmaker David Bond tries to get his children to reconnect with nature.
One of Morgan's best friends, fellow ski mountaineer
, Sebastian Larcher, said: "So many days we encountered snow difficult to ski on and although desperately trying to stay on his feet, Morgan wouldn't give in, he could even turn that into the perfect day.
Paul, an expert ski mountaineer
, had lived in Chamonix for 10 years.
As a ski mountaineer
, Teague is passionate about doing what has never been done before.
Mr McLeod, a ski mountaineer
from Grantown, Moray, had lived in Chamonix for 10 years.
Berghaus athletes Michelle Blaydon and Ross Hewitt teamed up with British ski mountaineer
Tom Grant and Canadian Marcus Waring for the adventure on Baffin Island's remote fjords.
Paul McLeod, 28, one of the world's leading extreme sportsmen and a brilliant ski mountaineer
, was killed along with his friend Pete Grounsell, 31, from New Zealand.
Nine ski mountaineers
were at an altitude of 2,200 metres on an
While using skiing techniques for much of the time, ski mountaineers
climb otherwise inaccessible or dangerous slopes on foot using a range of mountaineering equipment.