The North Face Speaker Series with Conrad Anker

Wed 11 July 2018
7:00pm - 10:00pm
Hawthorn Arts Centre

360 Burwood Road
Hawthorn VIC 3122
Australia

Cost
$41.51, with $10 donation going to MYST
07/11/2018 7:00pm 07/11/2018 10:00pm The North Face Speaker Series with Conrad Anker We are excited to welcome Conrad Anker on his first visit to Australia, and present an inspiring Speaker Series with him in Sydney and Melbourne – Conrad Anker: A Life in Adventure. The master of technical mountaineering and Captain of The North Face Global Athlete Team, Conrad has over 30 years of experience under his belt, and is still chasing first ascents. He’s a visionary, a champion for the environment, a pioneer and the best comrade you’ll find at 25,000 feet—he’s dedicated every ounce of his being to this life. Legendary doesn’t even begin to describe him. Conrad will present his life of adventure, sharing what inspired him to pursue a career in the mountains along with tales and stunning footage of climbing the world’s most remote and challenging peaks, from expeditions on Meru to Queen Maud Land in Antarctica. Conrad’s infectious, positive energy will leave you practicing the words he preaches, “Be Kind. Be Good. Be Happy.” Doors open at 6:30pm – Come early to mingle and meet Conrad Anker. Presentation begins at 7:00pm – Following the presentation will be an exclusive interview with Conrad, conducted by The North Face adventurer, Justin 'Jonesy' Jones.    , City of Boroondara [email protected] Australia/Melbourne public
Event details

We are excited to welcome Conrad Anker on his first visit to Australia, and present an inspiring Speaker Series with him in Sydney and Melbourne – Conrad Anker: A Life in Adventure.

The master of technical mountaineering and Captain of The North Face Global Athlete Team, Conrad has over 30 years of experience under his belt, and is still chasing first ascents. He’s a visionary, a champion for the environment, a pioneer and the best comrade you’ll find at 25,000 feet—he’s dedicated every ounce of his being to this life. Legendary doesn’t even begin to describe him.

Conrad will present his life of adventure, sharing what inspired him to pursue a career in the mountains along with tales and stunning footage of climbing the world’s most remote and challenging peaks, from expeditions on Meru to Queen Maud Land in Antarctica. Conrad’s infectious, positive energy will leave you practicing the words he preaches, “Be Kind. Be Good. Be Happy.”

Doors open at 6:30pm – Come early to mingle and meet Conrad Anker.

Presentation begins at 7:00pm – Following the presentation will be an exclusive interview with Conrad, conducted by The North Face adventurer, Justin 'Jonesy' Jones. 
 

Category
Community-run events