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The North Face presents: ASCEND, Reframing Disability in the Outdoors

Author(s): The North Face
Video Release Date: October 22, 2021
Video Source: YouTube

“It’s not about these summits, it’s about these experiences in the mountains with my friends and communities, having conversations about what it feels like to be a minority in the mountains…” Last winter, Vasu Sojitra and his two friends Emilé Zynobia and Zahan Billimoria set out to ski Mt. Moran—in the process, reshaped the conversation around disability in the outdoors.

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