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Rocklands Permit System – One Year On
Almost one year on, let’s take a look at how the Rocklands permit system was received, and how it worked in practice.
REDEMPTION: The James Pearson Story
Join James Pearson and Caroline Ciavaldini, as they talk about their new SPOT Climbers project, and present James’ latest climbing video, REDEMPTION
The bolt in question was the first bolt of ‘Get Some’ (18) – I was leading and saw it was loose so gave it a tug and it just popped out.
Report: Montagu Anchor Replacement Fund (ARF) Meet May 2015
The May 2015 Montagu ARF Meet was a success, with nine and half routes getting rebolted (and old bolts removed).
Rumble 3 Results – Something New
Usually it’s tough keeping the routes fresh for Rumble. Through our route setters’ best efforts we have always managed a little something diverse and interesting every comp.
Cape Union Mart Adventure Film Challenge 2015
Cape Union Mart is calling for submissions for their annual Cape Union Mart Adventure Film Challenge 2015.
How To Throw Abseil Ropes
AMGA (American Mountain Guides Association) Instructor Jeff Ward explains how to throw ropes for an abseil.
Search For Taro Spies Called Off
Search and rescue teams have called off the search for Taro Spies after the two-week search yielded no results.
Bolt Failed, Resulting in Death
It appears that Sederstrom was stick clipping his way up the climb, going from bolt to bolt, unclipping the bolt below him as he went, when the third bolt failed.
Explo your World!
It’s very simple to join the awesome TUKS adventure club, Exploratio. Just follow these simple steps:
re-m-ember 6900 hectares – Cape Town Fires
The Artvark Gallery proudly presents “re-m-ember 6900 hectares”, a group exhibition pertaining to the recent Cape Town fires.
Point Break ‘Reboot’ Trailer
The new 2015 Point Break Film features free-solo rock climbing, BASE jumping, wingsuit flying, and motorbiking, in addition to skydiving and surfing
Top male Climbers compared – European Bouldering Championships, Innsbruck 2015
Comparison of top male climbers at the European Bouldering Championships in Innsbruck, starting with qualification rounds
How to Pronounce Nkandla
27 May 2015: South Africa | 1 Comment
President Zuma informs the nation how to pronounce Nkandla.
Bron and I climbed Moonlight Buttress 5.12d/7c in Zion National Park in April 2015, all pitches lead and followed free.
Dean Potter Wingsuit Jump Footage
Hunt had clipped the right side of the ridge as he entered the notch. Potter immediately cut left, he somehow lost altitude and hit the lower end on the left side of the notch.