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Bonington

(ˈbɒnɪŋtən)
n
1. (Biography) Sir Chris(tian John Storey). born 1934, British mountaineer and writer; led 1970 Annapurna I and 1975 Everest expeditions; reached Everest summit in 1985
2. (Biography) Richard Parkes. 1801–28, British painter of landscapes and historical scenes
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1962 Chris Bonington and Ian Clough were the first Britons to conquer the north face of the Eiger.
1962: Chris Bonington and Ian Clough became the first Britons to conquer the north face of the Eiger.
talk Sir Chris Bonington Britain's best known mountaineer began climbing at the age of 16 and has undertaken 19 Himalayan expeditions, including four to Everest.
He also made a series of live televised climbs, including the Old Man of Hoy with fellow mountaineers Chris Bonington and Ian McNaught-Davis in 1967.
It's awful - thank god I don't have to go back there Climber Chris Bonington says Mount Everest has been ruined by neverending queues If you truly want to be a feminist, women aren't birds, birds are birds, birds can fly, women can't fly.
Doug and fellow British mountaineering legend Chris Bonington made the first ascent of The Ogre (7,285m) in July, 1977.
Mountaineer Chris Bonington, above, was in the city to open an outdoor pursuits store.
Leo returned to the Old Man of Hoy last year when he tackled it again with veteran climber Sir Chris Bonington, now aged 80.
Turns out the wife didn't have a one-night stand with Chris Bonington.
CLIMBER Sir Chris Bonington will be revealing his experiences scaling Everest, at Llandudno next week.
British mountaineer Sir Chris Bonington also paid tribute, saying the climber, who had taken part in more than 20 expeditions to the world's highest and most challenging peaks, was "a very special person."