2021 Boardman Tasker Shortlist
- Monday 23 August 2021
The books were selected from a total of forty-one entries and have been shortlisted among four other titles.
The annual £3,000 prize which commemorates the lives of acclaimed British mountaineers and authors Peter Boardman and Joe Tasker, is awarded to an outstanding work concerned with the mountain environment.
This is the eleventh year Vertebrate titles have been selected for the shortlist, with four having previously scooped the award: Ron Fawcett’s Rock Athlete in 2010, Andy Kirkpatrick’s Cold Wars in 2012, The Bond by Simon McCartney in 2016, and in 2017, Art of Freedom by Bernadette McDonald.
Congratulations to Elisabeth and Helen! The winner will be announced at the Kendal Mountain Festival on Saturday 20 November 2021.