About Kappes Adventure Press
Kappes Aventure Press is a unique text and photo agency dedicated to extreme-sports and adventure-athletes who have achieved outstanding records and performances.
Christiane Kappes studied art in Munich before embarking on her career as a professional photographer. Stephan Kappes became a sports journalist at the German Sports University in Cologne and worked for two years as an editor for the German sports television.
Since 1997 Kappes Adventure Press has provided magazines and TV Channels all over the world with adrenalin features and reportages. Their work chronicles breathtaking expeditions, incredible worldrecords, unique adventure races or exclusive reportages about famous people striving to reach their limits through sport. In their quest for the best pictures, Kappes Adventure Press have been to the most exotic corners of the world, visiting countries and regions such as Tibet, Australia, Brazil, Peru, Gabon, Vietnam, Honduras, Philippines, Kyrgyzstan, Ecuador, Tasmania, etc. Their principal passion however is for documenting long endurance races such as the former Raid Gauloises, the Jungle Marathon and the renowned Marathon des Sables. Today they also organize complete individual adventure trips for private clients such as the Arctic Bike Challenge. This expedition saw German biker Thomas Muhler cycle in wintertime from Whitehorse to Tuktoyaktuk at temperatures of minus 47 degrees before finally reaching Inuit communities. Kappes Adventure Press offers their clients great experiences in life and unforgettable pictures.
News: You can see some pictures in Charles H. Scott Gallery in Vancouver, The exhibition features Canadian design and innovation in sporting objects and runs in conjunction with the Cultural Olympiad events as part of the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, Canada. The exhibition runs from 19 January to 7 March, 2010 at the Charles H. Scott Gallery which is a non-profit organization affiliated with the Emily Carr University of Art + Design.
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