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Scarre on Jono Gordon's Route '22' at Silvermine Main Crag Silvermine Path Maintenance this Sunday
By Willem Boshoff on Jun 23, 2017 | 1 Comment

I’m planning to go and do a bit of gardening & cleaning on the path to Silvermine Main …

Climbing while Pregnant Climbing While Pregnant
By Gosia Lipinska on Jun 22, 2017 | No Comments

I’ve penned a few thoughts on transitioning from dedicated climber (albeit weekend warrior) for the last 14 years …

Mountain Film Mountain – Official Trailer
By Justin Lawson on Jun 20, 2017 | No Comments

Only three centuries ago, setting out to climb a mountain would have been considered close to lunacy.

ruta de cobre chile Pirmin Bertle Makes First Ascent of Ruta de Cobre (9a/5.14d), Chile
By Justin Lawson on Jun 20, 2017 | No Comments

People call it the Mal de la Puna, the illness of the Altiplano, that is due to the …

Julia Chen Passes on Julia Chen Passes On
By Justin Lawson on Jun 20, 2017 | No Comments

Our beloved Julia Chen passed away from injuries sustained in a climbing/abseil accident earlier this month.

Black Diamond Shoes Black Diamond Climbing Shoes
By Justin Lawson on Jun 20, 2017 | No Comments

EpicTV gets an exclusive first look at the brand new range of climbing shoes from Black Diamond.

Rock Climbing South Africa The Great Southern Sausage Fest in the Koue Bokkeveld
By Richard Halsey on Jun 14, 2017 | 4 Comments

As an MCSA property in the Koue Bokkeveld, you don’t have hordes of holiday makers or biker gangs …

The Vice, Rocklands David Naude sends The Vice – 8B (V13) Rocklands
By Justin Lawson on Jun 13, 2017 | 23 Comments

Video of David Naude sending The Vice – 8b – The most classic compression test piece in Rocklands!

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Genie Answering All Your Questions about Climbing Grades
Jun 22, 2017 | No Comments

Do you ever feel confused about climbing grades? Check out the video to see all common questions about climbing grades explained, FAQ style.

Nina Williams on Ray of Light (V13)
Jun 21, 2017 | No Comments

After 8 days of effort, Nina Williams makes the first female ascent of Ray of Light (V13) in Rocklands, South Africa.

Upgrading Bad Climbing Anchors with IFMGA Mountain Guide Mark Smiley
Jun 21, 2017 | No Comments

The Grand Teton is in my backyard. I love climbing and skiing this mountain and it was killing me to see all the trash on the mountain.

18 meter Trad Fall on Castleton Tower
Jun 19, 2017 | No Comments

Nicholas Neeley takes a 60-foot fall off North Chimney (5.8) of Castleton Tower, outside of Moab, Utah.

Why You Should Curse and Scream
Jun 19, 2017 | No Comments

Screaming while climbing may sound silly or like just a way to get the entire gym’s attention, but recent studies suggest that climbers like Sharma and Ondra are actually on …

Adam Ondra – Project Hard
Jun 15, 2017 | No Comments

Adam Ondra on his latest project that could be graded 9c.

ClimbBase Montsant, Agulla del Xollat
Jun 8, 2017 | No Comments

Video of Luis climbing and then jumping in Montsant.

ElCap Report – Special Edition Honnold Free Solo Of ElCap
Jun 6, 2017 | 1 Comment

My day started at 4am when I got up and left the Ranch to shoot Alex Honnold on one of the greatest climbs in Yosemite climbing history.

Alex Honnold Free Solos El Capitan – Feature Documentary
Jun 5, 2017 | 1 Comment

Video of his massive feat not out yet, but sharing to give you a glimpse of the man behind the climb. Alex Honnold has become the first climber to free-solo …

An Easter in Rocklands
Jun 5, 2017 | 1 Comment

Video footage by David Naude of and Easter Rocklands