Title: Army Mountaineering Association�s Expedition to Tibet 2010

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					                   THE DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT IS 14 OCT 11


     AMA2012 INDO-BRITISH MOUNTAINEERING EXPEDITION
INTRODUCTION

1.      The Army Mountaineering Association will mount an expedition to India. This
will be a joint expedition with the Indian Army. Planning dates are mid-Aug to end-
Sep 12.

AIM

2.     To introduce Army Mountaineers to an area of India that has had limited
exploration, where they can conduct, with Indian Army mountaineers, high-altitude
mountaineering in a remote and challenging environment.

OBJECTIVES

3.    Specific details from the Indian Army will follow regarding the area and
mountain objectives. These themes will endure:

       a.      Exploratory mountaineering to climb unclimbed peaks via new routes.

       b.      Provide an appropriate opportunity for mountaineers to develop.

       c.      Meet the aims of AT.

       d.      Develop relations with Indian Army mountaineers.

REQUIREMENTS

4.     The final team of 8 will consist of climbers that have gained a good level of
experience throughout the selection and training process although there are no
minimum qualifications required to apply. Prior experience of the Himalayas is not
required but Alpine experience and winter skills would be desirable.

APPLICATION, SELCTION AND TRAINING

5.      Applicants must complete the attached form. All applications will then be
considered and those selected for the squad informed by 21 Oct 11. The squad will
be of a sufficient size to allow for withdrawals through work commitments etc. If you
are interested in the expedition but unsure if you have enough experience then
contact the undersigned in the first instance.

6.     Forms should be sent to:       mattyhing@hotmail.com

SUMMARY

7.       The AMA will mount a challenging mountaineering expedition to a remote and
little explored area of India in conjunction with the Indian Army. The Indian Himalaya
provides a fantastic opportunity to summit unclimbed peaks at altitude.

ENQUIRIES

8.     All enquiries should be directed to:

Major Matt Hing
94214 5422
01252 833422
                     THE DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT IS 14 OCT 11


                       AMA2012
       INDO-BRITISH MOUNTAINEERING EXPEDITION

                            APPLICATION FORM1
Full Name:
Rank:
Number:
DOB:
AMA Membership No:
Corps/Regt:
Unit address:

Commanding Officer’s
Details:
Contact phone                   Private:
numbers:
                                Work:
Email addresses:       Private:
                       Work:
Summary of relevant experience:

Formal AT qualifications held and dates acquired:

Why do you want to apply for AMA2012 Expedition?



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    The application should be completed with as much detail as possible.

				
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