If this mountain shows the slightest kindness they may be able to pull this off. Tomorrow is another day.--David SchipperTo learn more of Fredrik Ericsson’s past expeditions and his quest to ski the world’s three highest mountains check out A Lange & Sohne Saxonia Automatik watch FredrikEricsson.Courtesy of kla4067 on Flickr.This morning Lance Armstrong joined Colorado Governor Bill Ritter at the state capital to announce that the inaugural Quiznos Pro Challenge will take place next August, the Associated Press reports.
The Challenge has been sanctioned by the International Cycling Union and stands to attract a venerable field.The seven-stage race will take place over eight days. Its route has yet to be determined, but it will feature mountain, sprint, and urban sections and the termini will likely both be in Denver. Next year, the Challenge will be the only A Lange & Sohne Watch professional-level tour on American soil next year outside of the Tour of California.Armstrong has made it relatively clear that his career in the Tour de France has come to an end, but of the possibility of riding on this side of the pond he simply said, Never say never.--Riley Blanton
The 65-year-old cancer survivor has not officially claimed to be a third attempt at the Everest summit. What he is saying is that he is there to film a documentary on people climbing the mountain. If Fiennes is being secretive about his A Lange & Sohne Tourbograph Pour le Merite Wtch personal goal, thats because he wants to climb it underneath the radar, says a source close to Fiennes told Londons Telegraph. He felt very pressured last time when every step and every cough was reported. He made the right decision turning back. But he can be forgiven for wondering whether, had he pushed on, he might have succeeded.Aileen Torres