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Climbing table Climbing a Table
By Justin Lawson on Oct 19, 2017 | 1 Comment

The challenge is to go all the way around a table (both ways) without touching the ground.

Solo risk The Hypocrisy of Risk
By Justin Lawson on Oct 19, 2017 | No Comments

I am not here to convince you that soloing is a good idea.

Ken Wilson Hard Rock: a tribute to Ken Wilson
By Justin Lawson on Oct 18, 2017 | No Comments

To celebrate the life of Ken Wilson (1941 – 2016), BMC TV teamed up with Hot Aches Productions …

chimanimani Mountains zimbabwe Bouldering in the Chimanimani Mountains, Zimbabwe
By Justin Lawson on Oct 17, 2017 | No Comments

The Mountain Club of South Africa and the Mountain Club of Zimbabwe recently had a meet in the …

Redhill Bouldering The Pursuit of Happiness – 8B at Redhill
By David Naude on Oct 17, 2017 | 1 Comment

One of the best boulder problems of its grade in South Africa, a great overhanging compression prow located …

Helderberg nature reserve west peak Hike #18: Helderberg Nature Reserve and West Peak
By Alison Westwood on Oct 12, 2017 | No Comments

One of the main goals of this hike was to convince Frank to come hiking again. Since his return …

The kill artist Pamela Shanti Pack: “The Kill Artist”
By Justin Lawson on Oct 11, 2017 | No Comments

Pamela Shanti Pack faces off the Mental Block, the second pitch and crux sequence of her latest offwidth …

Wallys Cave Wallys Cave More patrols near illegal trail after death on Lions Head
By Justin Lawson on Oct 11, 2017 | 3 Comments

The Table Mountain National Park has closed the illegal access trail to Wallys Cave, a popular spot on …

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ORBAYU a climbing Odyssey with Nina Caprez and Cédric Lachat
Oct 19, 2017 | No Comments

In Spain, in the Naranjo de Bulnes sector of the Picos de Europa National Park hide the Multi Pitch route ‘Orbayu’…

Adam Ondra Makes FA of Vrtule (V15/16) – Holštejn, Czech Republic
Oct 18, 2017 | No Comments

Watch Adam Ondra make the first ascent of the Vrtule, the second-hardest boulder problem he has ever established.

Royksopp – 8A – Rocklands
Oct 12, 2017 | No Comments

David Naude sends Royksopp (8A) in Rocklands.

Climb & Braai at the new Ebony Towers Crag
Sep 21, 2017 | No Comments

There will be a Climb and Braai to celebrate the new routes bolted at the Ebony Towers Crag.

Gravity Bowl 2 Climbing Festival
Sep 21, 2017 | No Comments

The second Gravity Bowl is being held at Bloc 11 this Saturday the 23rd of October.

Be a Climber
Sep 14, 2017 | No Comments

What does it mean to Be a Climber?

Orchestrated Violence 8A+ at Redhill
Sep 14, 2017 | No Comments

Benj De Charmoy opens Orchestrated Violence (8A+) at Redhill.

Simple Knowing, Topside – 8B/8B+
Sep 14, 2017 | No Comments

Simple Knowing is a beautiful 8B/8B+ in Topside, Cape Town.

Redhill Bouldering
Sep 10, 2017 | 2 Comments

Redhill Classics Raccoon Vacuum 6A, Combat Wombat 6B and Angels Direct 7B+.

Climbing Wall Design Competition – WINNER!
Aug 31, 2017 | No Comments

We got 59 climbing wall submissions. Wow. Included amongst them were many customers and quite a few of our own staff members.