breathing at altitude

  • Congratulations to Sam Lipscombe on his summit success

    You may remember from his previous blogs that Sam had set himself the challenge of climbing Mount Everest in aid of raising money for Cure Rett and how he’d been using his POWERbreathe to help strengthen his breathing muscles for the challenges that the altitude...

  • Ready for High Altitude – POWERbreathe training by Sam Lipscombe

    You’ll remember Sam’s 70-day expedition to climb Mount Everest while raising money for Cure Rett, well he’s been using POWERbreathe in preparation, and this is his third and possibly final blog before he sets off for his two-and-a-half-month challenge!...

  • Beginning to use POWERbreathe, by Sam Lipscombe

    In his previous blog, Training for Everest with POWERbreathe, Sam explained how he’s embarking on a 70-day expedition to climb Mount Everest, while raising money for Cure Rett, and as part of his preparation, he began using POWERbreathe. Now you can read his...

  • Training for Everest with POWERbreathe, by Sam Lipscombe

    In April 2013 Sam will be embarking on a 70-day expedition to climb Mount Everest, the Earth’s highest mountain, from Tibet along the north ridge. It’ll be one of the hardest things Sam has ever done (and he’s done a lot, with challenges aplenty), and he’s...