Patrick Vallençant

Born Jun 9, 1946
  • Mountaineer
Patrick Vallençant was a French alpinist/skier and pioneer in ski mountaineering. He was a pioneer in ski mountaineering and leader of the French school of ski mountaineers. His motto was: "si tu tombes, tu meurs", translated as "you fall, you die". In addition to numerous first descents, he was re...

Patrick Vallençant Stats


: Mountaineer

Date of Birth

: June 9, 1946

Place of Birth

: Lyon

Date of Death

: March 28, 1989
Patrick Vallencant