Ben Dare

A Queenstown climbing mentor says the New Zealand Alpine Team doesn't push young climbers beyond their boundaries, but the sport's "exorbitantly risky" compared with the daily life of normal people. Daniel Joll's comments came during a coronial inquest in Queenstown...
Queenstown's climbing community is in shock after two tragic accidents within a few days. New Zealand Alpine Team members Conor Smith, of Queenstown, and Sarwan Chand, of Wanaka, died in a fall in the Darran Mountains, Fiordland National Park. Their bodies...
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