I live in the Mountains, Greece is my home
I have been an International Mountain Guide IFMGA since 2018, a graduate of the National School of Ski & Albinism in France (ENSA), Rock Climbing Instructor and Assistant Mountaineering & Mountaineering Ski Instructor of the Hellenic Federation Mountaineering & Climbing.
I'm passionate about mountains! And I like to explore them at any time of the year through hiking, climbing or ski touring.
Guiding people who are looking for unique experiences in nature and sharing my passion for the mountains of my country with them, really makes me enjoy my job and it's like having fun with friends! These are my inspirers.
Some of the mountaineering experiences that changed my life were the climbing of the North Face of the Matterhorn 4,478m, as well as the Greek expeditions to Pamir - Khan Tengri 7,010m in Korzinefskaya 7,105m and Kumunism 7,495m as a member of the National Greek Expedition in Everest at 1996.
From 2006 to 2018 I was an athlete in Mountaineering ski having been the first Greek to finish the difficult race series in Europe Grande Course, το 2014 PIERRA MENTA, 2015 TROFEO MEZZALAMA, 2016 PATROUILLE DES GLACIERS, 2017 ADAMELLO SKI RAID and 2018 TOUR DU RUTOR.
Since 2007 I have been a trainer in Schools of Mountaineering Ski and since 2015 in Schools of Rock Climbing Beginners and Middle Level of the Hellenic Federation of Mountaineering & Climbing, until today. Since 2017, I have been teaching at a Public School for Mountain Leaders.
Since 2017, I have been teaching at the Public IEK of Ioannina and Konitsa in the Mountain Leaders, i am a certified to training instructor of the non-formal education of EOPPEP and an instructor in the international diploma of the International Mountain Leader for UIMLA.
In 2018 I graduate from ENSA – National French Ski & Mountaineering School and obtain a French state certificate as an International High Mountain Guide and become a member of the international federation of mountain guide associations IFMGA.
From 2020, following an academic invitation from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, School of Medicine, I teach and train Doctors in the DIPLOMA in MOUNTAIN MEDICINE, in Greece in collaboration with the International Society for Mountain Medicine, (ISMM), and the International Commission for Alpine Rescue ( ICAR), of Switzerland, for our Doctors to obtain international certification in Mountain medicine.
"What we live with mountaineering is not only the challenge conquer a peak, but exploring the possibilities of your and your ability to overcome them''
45221 – Anatoli Ioanninon