In celebration the British Annapurna III Expedition 2010, Esquire has teamed up with Samsung to offer one of you lot a Samsung NX10 digital camera, in addition to over £400 worth of climbing equipment courtesy of Patagonia, Osprey, Scarpa, Lorpen and Maxifuel.
The expedition will see three Brits attempt to reach the summit of Annapurna III via its Eastern ridge, in one of the world’s most imposing mountain ranges - The Himalayas. The team of seasoned mountaineers; Nick Bullock, Matt Helliker and Pete Benson, will be taking a range of innovative products to help to aid their journey, capture and share their story.
Should you wish to follow in the footsteps of the intrepid trio (though we wouldn't recommend it) the prize on offer should give you a head start. Worth £1,000, we're offering a Samsung NX10 digital camera, a Patagonia Men's Rain Shadow jacket, Osprey Mutant climbing pack, Maxifuel Viper Boost bars and capsules and shaker, Scarpa Mojito low trekking shoes plus 2 pairs of Lorpen Multisport Light socks.
To enter, simply drop us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org being sure to include all your details, along with the word "Annapurna" in the subject bar.
Find out more about Team Samsung and all the products via the expedition blog - www.annapurna3expedition.blogspot.com
Words by Teo van den Broeke
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