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I just knew it when I looked upon your face. The main purpose of becoming a team member is to join us on an expedition in the mountains. Tell everyone that it’s possible, and other people will then have the courage to face their own mountains. Idea was that all 3 teams could work independently. Look for the AMI logo as assurance of high quality instruction. Register to post comments and participate in contests. Rock climbing was earlier seen as a part of mountaineering; mountaineers indulged in rock climbing in preparation for a climbing expedition.

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