Tamara Lunger – and Films
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Born in Southern Tyrol in 1986, Tamara Lunger is the daughter of a famous Italian ski mountaineer. She holds numerous ski mountaineering national titles, is the youngest woman to have reached the summit of Lhotse, and has summited K2 without supplementary oxygen. In 2016 with Simone Moro she made an attempt on the first winter ascent of Nanga Parbat, turning away only 100 metres from the top.
Presentation followed by the film Blood Road.
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Blood Road follows the journey of ultra endurance mountain bike athlete Rebecca Rusch and her Vietnamese riding partner, Huyen Nguyen, as they pedal 1,200 arduous miles along the infamous Ho Chi Minh Trail through the dense jungles of Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia. Their Goal: to reach the newly discovered crash site and final resting place of Rebecca’s father, a U.S. Air Force pilot shot down over Laos some 40 years earlier.