First Finns to Mt. LoganFriday, April 13th, 2012 with 3 Comments »

So it’s more or less official; on May 22nd we’re heading towards Mt. Logan, the highest mountain of Canada. Air tickets have already been booked and the majority of gear stacked up. Our group will consist of three Finns and two Canadians. As far as I know, if we make it to the top, we […]

Major break through with IFMGAWednesday, February 22nd, 2012 with Comments Off

As it’s a major break through, I wanted to share it with my readers. The company I’m involved with, Tribevine, just signed an agreement that leads to co-operation with IFMGA. So it’s truly a great opportunity and should bring a huge pile of those people who really (I mean really) know the gear. We will […]

It’s finally happening – we’re putting tribevine.com outTuesday, March 29th, 2011 with 4 Comments »

Some of you might already know that I’ve been working with this new project called www.tribevine.com. Well, actually it’s not that new and now it’s finally happening, we’re putting the open beta out. The past two years have been interesting, we’ve spent a lot of time developing and designing a site that would fit the […]

A trip to Kebnekaise aheadThursday, February 17th, 2011 with 3 Comments »

The long waited spring trip is ahead. After contemplating several options we ended up to go to Kebnekaise (once again). I guess it’s the ease of access and good facilities there that made us lean towards it. Well, of course the most important reason is the great mountain environment there. Picture above: Shot from the […]

Looking for beta testersFriday, December 17th, 2010 with Comments Off

As I mentioned earlier on I’ve been working on a web project where one of the goals is to provide cutting-edge expert gear information for ice climbers (well, there are some other interest groups as well, such as freeriders too). The project has progressed into a point where we’re looking for ice climbers who would […]

Ice climber’s Christmas gear wish listTuesday, December 14th, 2010 with Comments Off

The season has started and the Christmas is closing, but what kind of wish list should be posted to Father Christmas? Here are a few hints. I found most of this stuff from our upcoming www.tribevine.com service, which actually proved to provide quite interesting details, especially on when it comes to alternatives and gear that’s used […]

Recent projectsTuesday, March 23rd, 2010 with Comments Off

  Just thought to write a short post about a project I have been involved with recently. It’s called Tribevine and is partly guilty to the fact that there haven’t been too many posts recently. I have just have been very busy with the project and all that’s around it. Of course the other other reason is the magnificent […]