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Lectures and Social Events
|6 Sep 2017||Cumbria Lecture (Staveley): Skiing in the Land of the Ice Bear: Ski Touring in Svalbard and Greenland.||Ali Bramall||Completed||Phil Wickens will be talking and showing fabulous photos of his adventures and tours in the North.|
|20 Sep 2017||Peaks Lecture (The Maynard, Grindleford): Members' Evening||Max Huxham||Completed||There will be a slide show evening with local members showing slides of their own ski tours, held at the Maynard Hotel, Grindleford, (http://www.themaynard.co.uk/) from 7-9.30pm with good food and drink available. All welcome.|
|4 Oct 2017||Cumbria Lecture (Staveley): At the crossroads - tours in Armenia and Georgia||Ali Bramall||Completed||Mike Spencer will be showing his photos from two tours in these little visited areas.|
|11 Oct 2017||Peaks Lecture (The Maynard, Grindleford): India||Max Huxham||Completed||Presentations from Steve Wright and John Barnard about ski-mountaineering and ski-touring in the Indian Himalaya.|
|25 Oct 2017||London Dinner||Tom Stephenson||Completed||Before you dust off your skis for the coming season, why not come and join fellow Eagles and guests for a convivial social evening, catch up with friends, discuss skiing plans, recall past trips, and enjoy a tasty 3-course meal with drinks in central London.|
|1 Nov 2017||Cumbria Lecture (Staveley) - David Hamilton's Austria Transalp part 3||Ali Bramall||Completed||This is the third leg of a multi-year project to travel from the Mediterranean to Vienna by ski.|
|2 Nov 2017||Peaks Lecture (Plough Inn, Hathersage): David Hamilton's Austria Transalp Part 3||Max Huxham||Completed||David Hamilton will talk about the third leg of his traverse of the Alps on ski, covering the Engadine to Austria.|
|7 Nov 2017||Bristol Lecture (Nova Scotia Hotel): The Alaska Factor - Ski Adventures on Mt Sanford, Alaska||Dave Wynne-Jones||Cancelled||Susie Amann has unfortunately had to cancel.|
|14 Nov 2017||Tuesday 14 November 2017 at Redpoint Climbing Centre, Bristol: Steve Swenson – “Karakorum Climbing through the Kashmir Conflict” Steve is a past President of the American Alpine Club||Dave Wynne-Jones||Completed||Steve has a wealth of climbing experience in the area and his phtos may well suggest ski-mountaineering objectives to those looking towards a future expedition.|
|15 Nov 2017||Peaks Lecture (Plough Inn, Hathersage): Simon Christy: Baffin Island||Max Huxham||Completed||Simon Christy will talk about his recent ski exploits on Baffin Island.|
|21 Nov 2017||Bristol Lecture at the Nova Scotia: Mateo Cabello – “Of Mountains and Men”||Dave Wynne-Jones||Completed||Mateo will tell the story behind his book Of Mountains and Men.|
|29 Nov 2017||Cumbria Lecture - The Great Divide Traverse by Steve Wright||Ali Bramall||Available||This is an account of the unlikely but beautiful Great Divide Ski Traverse across the Canadian Rockies, first skied in 1967 and still a major wilderness adventure.|
|4 Dec 2017||Peaks Lecture (Plough Inn, Hathersage): Cathy O'Dowd||Max Huxham||Available||Skiing in the Pyrenees|
|19 Dec 2017||Bristol lecture at the Nova Scotia: Paul Ramsden – “A Tale of Four Axes (A journey from Pudsey to Tibet over thirty years)”||Dave Wynne-Jones||Available||Paul’s lecture will cover all four of his Piolet d’Or awards for outstanding alpine mountaineering achievements.|
|16 Jan 2018||Bristol lecture at the Nova Scotia: Dave Wynne-Jones – “Ski Mountaineering in the Caucasus”||Dave Wynne-Jones||Available||Dave will present some of the possibilities of skiing in the Caucasus gained from his experiences on four visits to both Russia and Georgia.|