Riccardo Cassin mountaineer climber has passed away

Riccardo Cassin mountaineer climber has passed away

 
Riccardo Cassin has passed away at age 100. He was one of the most prolific mountaineers of the 20th century, with 100 first-time ascents among his 2,500 climbs. Our sincere condolences to his family & friends. He was a great man.
 
To view more: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/obituaries/sport-obituaries/6005971/Riccardo-Cassin.html. (photo: Cassin climbing Piz Badile in 1987, when he was 78, courtesy of www.telegraph.co.uk)