Outdoors Inc Presents Conrad Anker


Outdoors Inc Presents Conrad Anker, The North Face sponsored Climber, as a  Fundraiser for Shelby Farms Park Conservancy

Event Organization and Facts:

·      Thursday, May 12, 2011 Beginning at 7:00 pm and ending at 8:30 pm

·      Takes place at the Shelby Farms Park Conservancy Visitors Center

·      Conrad Anker will be speaking on teamwork and tenacity, as well as his adventures in climbing and mountaineering all around the world.

·      Conrad will present a moving presentation discussion climbing, the outdoors, and environmental conservation.

·      This event benefits Shelby Farms Park Conservancy.  Donations at the door.

·      Door Prizes will be given out.

·      Refreshments will be served.


Conrad Anker Accomplishments:

·      In 1999, he was a key member of the search team which located the remains of legendary British climber, George Mallory on Mount Everest.

·      Anker was the climber to first spot George Mallory’s body.

·      He has done trailblazing film and research work on Mount Everest, where he investigated the mystery surrounding lost climbers, Mallory and Irvine.

·      Made the movie “The Wildest Dream: Conquest on Everest”

·       Conrad Anker is the #1 sponsored climber of The North Face.

·      This is the 3rd time Conrad has visited Memphis for an outdoor recreation and conservation event.



Joe Royer
Email: JoeRoyer@OutdoorsInc.com
559 Magnolia Mound Drive
Memphis, TN. 38103