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SAN LLC instructor and guide, Peter Jensen-Choi, has published Korean expedition reports for the AAJ for nearly fifteen years now. He was published in the most recent Alpinist magazine’s #46 issue’s On Belay feature section. The On Belay feature article, … Continue reading

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On July 11, 2013, Global Korea Foundation and Sanirang Alpine Networks LLC signed an Agreement of Cooperation to support one another in developing outdoor leisure activities related to climbing and camping for professional corporations and youth group related activities. To … Continue reading

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SAN meeets KTV at Gangchon’s Gugok Ice Fall February 7, 2013. The truth is, KTV reporters were fishing at the entrance of trailhead to a chance to video tape ice climbers. Fortunately, SAN happened to be the only team entering … Continue reading

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Associate SAN Guide/Instructor Chi-young Ahn and his partner, Chang-ho Kim, have won this year’s Asian Piolet D’Or for putting up a first ascent on Himjung(7140m) in the Peri Himal Range early last fall on September 20, 2012. The peak was … Continue reading

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On Saturday, October 13th, the KIS climbing club journeyed to Uiwang to climb the 15m tall Byeongpung rock. Peter Jensen-Choi, our professional guide from Sanirang Alpine Networks, set up the ropes, then our team of Jane Lee, Sam Freeman, Ted … Continue reading

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Sanirang Alpine Networks met with Ehwa Women’s University reporter Min-seok Ko for a short interview on October 09, 2012. She asked some basic questions about the SAN Rock Climbing School and Rock Group Outing Programs to learn more about rock … Continue reading

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On behalf of all of the previous 99 SAN Rock Climbing School Alum who successfully reached the summit of Insubong on graduation day, Sanirang Alpine Networks presented Claire Hennon of SAN’s 12th Rock Climbing School Program a gift voucher award … Continue reading

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On July 29th, Sanirang Alpine Networks held its 9th SAN Pub Crawl where things kicked off at Sam Ryan’s Bar & Grill and continued onto several other popular fun water holes. SAN would like to thank everyone for making it … Continue reading

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SAN Associate & Support Staff, Young-jun Lee and Peter Jensen-Choi, are acknowledged in the recently published book, On Top of the World, The New Millenium, for their assistance in resourcing and contributing expedition images of some of the major Korean … Continue reading

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Sanirang Alpine Networks wrapped up a 5-week series on rock climbing on Arirang Radio’s Travel Bug, Ma Style! segment hosted with Lisa Kelley. Each Saturday from April 07~May 5, 2012, SAN aired on Ma Style! from 10:00 ~ 11:00a.m.. Topics … Continue reading

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Sanirang Alpine Networks had the awesome pleasure to guide and shoot Canal RCN TV show host Don Especiales Pirry of Columbia Friday, April 27, 2012 for his teams adventure documentary weekly show that toured, filmed, interviewed and documented several locations, … Continue reading

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Sanirang Alpine Networks was written up and posted on www.korea4expats.com. The article was written up by SAN Alum Tom Hopkins and gives the first write up on SAN’s rock climbing school. It is a detailed description of his experience through … Continue reading

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Hats off to SAN Alum Rock School # 8, Tom O’Rourke, for finishing the Seoul International Marathon in the respectable first marathon time of 3hr14min32sec on Sunday, March 18. SAN donated sponsorship to him in his efforts to raise funds … Continue reading

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SAN Pub Crawl 8 started out at a small Australian pub in Itaewon and finshed off at Dilinger’s Bar and Grill. Despite passing on the gear raffle this time around, turn out was excellent and the excitement of seeing old … Continue reading

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Sanirang Alpine Networks would like to congratulate Danielle Arsenualt on her upcoming album debut relese of Mustache Fable: Saving Earthworms from Sun Scorched Death. SAN helped to finance the her creative musical pursuits on February 15, 2012 and we are … Continue reading

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Sanirang Alpine Networks met Korea Herald reporter Oh, Gyu-wook for a brief lesson out on the ice learning a few of the French and vertical ice techniques along with short interview. To read about this outing, look out for full … Continue reading

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Sanirang Alpine Networks would like to congratulate Sasha A. Rae on her publication of Totally Rigteous Tales. SAN helped to finance the publication of her book on September 28, 2011 and we are happy to see her dream realized. To … Continue reading

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SAN Climbng Logs are in. For more information on delivery and payment, please check out this link: http://sanirang.net/home/san-online-shop/ Like this:Like Loading…

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SAN Pub Crawl started in Gangnam at Woodstock and shifted gears into Itaewon by 9:30 and continued on throughout the night from there. The 7th pub crawl was fantastic fun with raffle prizes ranging from single Trango slings, Trango and … Continue reading

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Sanirang Alpine Networks is excited to announce that it has come out with its first ever line of COOLON long-sleeve logo shirts. To view a better image of this shirt, please click on the following link here: http://sanirang.net/home/san-online-shop/ or visit … Continue reading

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Of course, although we’d all much rather be doing some stellar multi-pitch climb as usual, the CAC invited SAN to join in on an annual hike. SAN Alumni celebrated the Korean Independence Day with the Corean Alpine Club on August … Continue reading

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On August 06, 2011, Sanirang Alpine Networks visited the Korea International School campus to show the physical education teachers on how they could instruct, manage and teach climbing to their students safely and efficiently for the KIS indoor climbing wall … Continue reading

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SAN’s homepage has been re-designed with new button links to click on to make surfing our page easier. Minor changes include shifting Ice and Rock Course, Guided Services, and Programs categories above main picture header. By clicking on any of … Continue reading

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