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Acadia Mountain Guides orchestrated the set up and operation of the rock climbing and rappelling portions of the 2012 and 2014 Untamed New England Adventure Races. CrossFit-inspired, super-intense circuits and classic interval training drive metabolic conditioning and cardio. Our alpine climbing course is challenging and our professional UIAGM/IFMGA mountain guides are there to teach you techniques for all the different terrain you can find in the mountains.

Pages: 240

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson (June 14, 2001)

ISBN: 0297842730

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