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 Alan Hinkes leading Aconcagua for Jagged Globe Winter 2002

Alan Hinkes has climbed more 8000 meter peaks than any other Brit. This winter he will lead one of Jagged Globe's Aconcagua expeditions. Past Jagged Globe expeditions where Alan has been a leader include Broad Peak in 1991.
Update Jan 2002: Aconcagua expeditions at Christmas led by Alan Hinkes and Matt Dickinson experienced extreme conditions with Matt's team having to turn back high on the mountain because of fear of frostbite.  Alan reached the summit with just one member of his team in strong winds and unusually high snowfall. Full reports soon.
EverestNews.com has covered many of Alan recent attempts on 8000 meter peaks including Alan Hinkes Spring Makalu 99.

His Q&A in Spring 2000 before his Kanchenjunga attempt is here. 

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