"One of the most compelling accounts of a climb and the climbing ethos that I've ever read." --Sebastian Junger
Mark Synnott is a twenty-year member of the North Face Global Athlete team. He is a frequent contributor to National Geographic magazine and has written for Outside, Men's Journal, Skiing, Rock and Ice, and Climbing. He is also an IFMGA-certified mountain guide and a trainer for the Pararescuemen of the United States Air Force.