Feb 9, 2010 – Canadian Women Win Mugs Stump Award
Canadians Jasmin Caton and Jen Olson along with American Kate Rutherford have won a Mugs Stump Award for their proposed ascent of an unnamed peak in Tasermiut Fjord, Greenland. The team will attempt to climb a free route on stunning granite pillar in this isolated part of the world. The Mugs Stump Award provides funding for visionary ascents and was created to remember the life and accomplishments of the famous American climber Mugs Stump. Read more about this year’s winners and about the Mugs Stump award.