Ascend is actively working with friends and partners in Pakistan to
establish a program in Skardu, Pakistan. Our Instructor Trainee's are undergoing extensive training in all pillars of the Ascend program. Come 2024, Trainers will begin training the inaugural group of 30 program participants over two years.
We are currently training our Instructor Trainees, women who will deliver the Ascend program to future participants. Trainees undergo intensive training in fitness, mental health, rock climbing, trekking, mountaineering, first aid, and more.