Steck in 2012
|Full name||Ueli Steck|
|Born||4 October 1976|
Langnau im Emmental, Switzerland
|Died||30 April 2017 (aged 40)|
Ueli Steck (4 October 1976 – 30 April 2017) was a Swiss rock climber and mountaineer. He won two Piolet d'Or, in 2009 and 2014. He was also famous for his speed records on the North Face trilogy in the Alps. He was born in Langnau im Emmental, Switzerland.
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- "Another victor of the unwinnable". alpinist.com. 3 June 2008. Retrieved 12 June 2013.
- "'Swiss Machine' Ueli Steck killed in Mt Everest accident". thehimalayantimes.com. 30 April 2017. Retrieved 30 April 2017.
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