Annual Programme 2020 - Report

Annual Programme 2020

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Annual Programme of The Himalayan Club was held on 15th & 16th February 2020. It was open to all members and their guests. Some leading mountaineers and explorers presented audio-visuals and illustrated talks on various topics.

Highlights:
Annual Programme 2020
Annual Programme 2020

A lively discussion on responsible mountaineering “Not Only Everest- Safety in the Mountains” helmed by Joanna Croston. Other panelists included Steve Long, Motup Chewang, Sharad Kulkarni and Col RS Jamwal.




Annual Programme 2020

Divyesh Muni welcomes HC Honorary Local Secretary from South Korea - Mr Kim Dongsoo.




Annual Programme 2020

Steve Long, UIAA Training Standards Panel Chairperson takes the audience on a journey through his youthful quests for adventure, moving on to discuss his quest for meaning and vocation, and finally capitalising on the opportunity to act as an ambassador for adventure training and sustainable mountain leadership.




Annual Programme 2020

Nim Dorjee Sherpa from Darjeeling is awarded the Garud Medal for his service to the mountaineering community.




Annual Programme 2020

Deborah Baker receives the Kekoo Naoroji Book Award for Himalayan Literature from Pheroza Godrej & Rishad Naoroji for her book - “The Last Englishmen: Love, War and the End of Empire”.




Annual Programme 2020

HC Member Mandip Singh Soin regales the audience with his anecdotal talk - Tales of an Explorer.




Wg Cdr Sudhir Kutty
Honorary Secretary
The Himalayan Club