Scarpa "Mystic GTX" Approach Shoe. Premium model. Gortex lined. Vibram Sole. Climbing toe... Size 43 Eur. (10 USm) $149.00
Chockstone Forum - Accidents & Injuries
Report Accidents and Injuries
View User Profile
(Login to view a member's full name)
(Login to view a member's email address)
||I just heard the sad, sad news last night. Leo was a funny guy and a pretty decent climber. I met him in Tonsai with Timo last April and climbed with him again early May when he visited Cebu, Philippines. We were climbing the same route when he came. Never thought it would be the last I’ll see of him. We enjoyed climbing with him, drinking with him, fooling around with him, smoking weed with him, and for the short time I knew him, I can say he was a good person, leaving a lasting impression on the people he met.
This unfortunate event makes me realize how easily things can take the wrong turn, and how anything can end in a blink.
If it’s any consolation, at least the last thing he was doing was one thing he really loved—climbing. When I asked a climber friend why he doesn’t get a real job, he said, “You only live once, why not make the most of it?” I guess I can say Leo was making the most out of life for the past months.
On behalf of the climbers in Cebu who climbed with Leo, our deepest sympathies to his parents, Peter and Andrea, the rest of his family, his friends, especially Timo.
We don’t usually pray, but we’ll pray for him. That’s for sure.
Started 0 new topics, 1 replies. 0 Media Reviews
Generally takes 10.71 days to reply.
Last posted on 15/06/2007 at 11:51:11 AM
Last logged in 15/06/2007 at 6:53:42 PM
Home | Guide | Gallery | Tech Tips | Articles | Reviews | Dictionary | Forum | Links | About | Search
Chockstone Photography | Landscape Photography Australia | Australian Landscape Photography
Please read the full disclaimer before using any information contained on these pages.
Australian Panoramic |
Australian Coast |
Australian Mountains |
Australian Countryside |
Australian Waterfalls |
Australian Lakes |
Australian Cities |
Australian Macro |
Landscape Photo |
Landscape Photography |
Landscape Photography Australia |
Fine Art Photography |
Wilderness Photography |
Nature Photo |
Australian Landscape Photo |
Stock Photography Australia |
Landscape Photos |
Panoramic Photos |
Panoramic Photography Australia |
Australian Landscape Photography |
Mothers Day Gifts |
Gifts for Mothers Day |
Mothers Day Gift Ideas |
Ideas for Mothers Day |
Wedding Gift Ideas |
Christmas Gift Ideas |
Fathers Day Gifts |
Gifts for Fathers Day |
Fathers Day Gift Ideas |
Ideas for Fathers Day |
Landscape Prints |
Landscape Poster |
Limited Edition Prints |
Panoramic Photo |
Buy Posters |