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Chris Cosser sends Godzilla (32/8b)
By CityROCK on Mar 22, 2017 | 3 Comments

Chris Cosser on Godzilla. Photo by Josh Greaves 16 year old Chris Cosser has sent Bovens ”King line” …

Margo Hayes La Rambla Margo Hayes sends La Rambla (9a+/5.15a)
By Justin Lawson on Mar 20, 2017 | No Comments

19 year old Margo Hayes sends La Rambla (9a+/5.15a) in Siurana, Spain, and makes history by becoming the …

fabian buhl Ganesha – alpinist Fabian Buhl solo redpoints his route at the Sonnwendwand
By Justin Lawson on Mar 16, 2017 | No Comments

After being the first to repeat Alexander Huber’s “Nirwana” (8c+), 26-year old Fabian Buhl established “Ganesha” (8c).

royal robbins Royal Robbins (1935–2017)
By Justin Lawson on Mar 15, 2017 | No Comments

On Tuesday, March 14, California rock-climbing and big-wall pioneer Royal Robbins passed away at age 82.

Mount Kenya peak Mount Kenya Three Peaks Challenge for the Horse Patrol Team
By Justin Lawson on Mar 14, 2017 | 1 Comment

In March 2017, members of the Mount Kenya Trust team and friends will once again attempt to summit …

CityROCK Cape Town is hiring
By CityROCK on Mar 2, 2017 | No Comments

CityROCK Cape Town is looking for an enthusiastic and dynamic shop assistant, and an admin clerk.  Interested? Read on! …

Budget Speech 2017: Tax hikes for top earners, more sin taxes, but currency relief for climbing gear shoppers!
By CityROCK on Feb 22, 2017 | 2 Comments

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan delivered his Budget Speech on Wednesday.

RAM Mountaineering RAM Mountain Warehouse Sale 4 March
By Justin Lawson on Feb 22, 2017 | No Comments

Ram Mountaineering are having their annual Warehouse Clearance Sale on Saturday the 4 March 2017.

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Chris Cosser sends Godzilla (32/8b)
Mar 22, 2017 | 3 Comments

Chris Cosser on Godzilla. Photo by Josh Greaves 16 year old Chris Cosser has sent Bovens ”King line” Godzilla on Sunday 20 March 2017 pushing his 8a.nu ranking up to …

How to get down Indian Bollywood Style
Mar 16, 2017 | 4 Comments

Next time you need to descend 3000 meters in a hurry, think Bollywood.

Western Cape Boulder League Round 8
Mar 16, 2017 | No Comments

All welcome to come and join Round 8 of the Western Cape Boulder League 2017.

Paul Bruyere, Witness the Sickness 8A, Rocklands
Mar 14, 2017 | 13 Comments

Paul Bruyere sends Witness the Sickness 8A, Rocklands 2016

Cape Town MCSA Braai and slideshow – Wednesday 15th March
Mar 13, 2017 | No Comments

Our American friends will then entertain us with a slideshow and try and convince us that American trad climbing is comparable to what we have here.

Outdoor series workshops at CityROCK
Mar 9, 2017 | No Comments

Want to take your outdoor sport climbing to the next pitch? CityROCK is running a 3 part series aimed at helping you improve your outdoor experience.

CityROCK Cape Town is hiring
Mar 2, 2017 | No Comments

CityROCK Cape Town is looking for an enthusiastic and dynamic shop assistant, and an admin clerk.  Interested? Read on! Sales assistant and admin  – Cape Town We are looking to hire …

Construction has started at the new CityROCK Cape Town
Feb 21, 2017 | 6 Comments

CityROCK Cape Town will move from their current premises in Observatory to the new facility in Paarden Island on 1 December 2017

My rope appears damaged, but is it a “core shot”?
Feb 10, 2017 | 6 Comments

A friend recently noted that my rope has “soft spots” near the end of the rope which by implication means the integrity of the core may be affected.

Western Cape Provincial Youth Bouldering Comp 4th March 2017
Feb 9, 2017 | No Comments

Registration is now open for the WCC Provincial Youth Bouldering Competition.