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Highline dolomites Highlining – The high art of slacklining
By Justin Lawson on Mar 15, 2018 | No Comments

In his latest Highline project, Lukas Irmler faces alpine challenges.  Climbing and the safe handling of the risks …

Drakensberg a DRONE in the Drakensberg
By Ruan Kotze on Mar 8, 2018 | 3 Comments

The Drakensberg escarpment stretches for over 1,000 kilometres (600 miles) from the Eastern Cape Province in the South, …

Update on Bouldering in TMNP
By MCSA Cape Town on Mar 2, 2018 | 2 Comments

This is a short 30 minute meeting to update climbers on the subject of permits, legalities, etc. on …

Adam Ondra Silence – Adam Ondra
By Justin Lawson on Feb 28, 2018 | 1 Comment

The route which Adam Ondra sent was later named Silence, received a new grade of 9c and became …

West Bank Climbing Beyond the Wall: climbing in the West Bank
By Justin Lawson on Feb 28, 2018 | No Comments

In spring 2016 Palestine’s first climbing gym was opened as part of the Wadi Climbing project, to help …

Highline Meeting 2018 South African Highline Meeting 2018
By Charmaine Kritzinger on Feb 28, 2018 | No Comments

The 5th edition of the South African Highline Meeting will be hosted at De Pakhuys in Rocklands over …

Muizenberg from above Hike #20: St James’s Peak
By Alison Westwood on Feb 23, 2018 | No Comments

St James Peak was one of our least eventful hikes. Nobody got lost, nobody got scared, and Alison …

Table Mountain Springmielies! The Latest Plunge on Table Mountain
By Justin Lawson on Feb 22, 2018 | 8 Comments

Springmielies on Table Mountain (guarantee your hands will sweat!!)

Latest News

RAM Warehouse Sale
Mar 15, 2018 | No Comments

The annual RAM Warehouse SALE is happening on Saturday the 17th of March from 8:30am

Hansjörg Auer’s Terrifying Abseil
Mar 6, 2018 | 2 Comments

When you’re climbing solo, you realize that you got off the route but there is no option anymore to climb up or down?!

The Internal Battle To Send Jumpman – V14/8B+
Mar 6, 2018 | No Comments

I lost many battles with Jumpman over the past year but finally managed to win the war!  

David Lama – First Ascent of Sagzahn-Dihedral
Feb 28, 2018 | No Comments

David Lama, the Austrian climber made the first ascent of “Sagzahn-Dihedral“ at Valser Valley, Tyrol, Austria, in January.

The Climb (5.10-), West Cape Howe, Western Australia
Feb 28, 2018 | No Comments

The Climb, with an Australia climbing grade of 18 (5.10-), is a striking crack splitting the middle of a semi-detached pillar called the Old Man, and is often described as …

AAC/MCSA Climbing Exchange 1 May to 14 May 2018
Feb 12, 2018 | No Comments

The second, American Leg of the exchange is taking place from the 1 May 2018.

Results and videos from the Rock Master 2018
Feb 12, 2018 | No Comments

Congratulations to all the climbers that took part in this years Rock Master Cape Town 2018.

Update: Western Cape Boulder League 2018
Jan 24, 2018 | 6 Comments

Dates have been finalised for the Western Cape Boulder League 2018.

Missing Drakensberg hiker Grobler left a note in cave
Jan 23, 2018 | No Comments

A scribbled note left in a cave was the only clue hiker Mark Grobler, left before he disappeared in the Drakensberg Mountains.

Double amputee slams ‘discriminatory’ Everest ban
Jan 23, 2018 | No Comments

Hari Budha Magar, 38, had been training hard in hopes of becoming the first above-the-knee double amputee to scale Mount Everest until his plans were scuppered by the law introduced …