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Rocklands movie original Rocklands The Movie – Original
By Justin Lawson on Aug 21, 2019 | 1 Comment

Way back when, Rocklands was a sport climbing venue, bouldering didn’t really exist…

Atlantic Crag The Western Cape – Fifty Selected Routes by Dave Cheesmond
By Hilton Davies on Aug 20, 2019 | 4 Comments

As an all round South African mountaineer Dave Cheesmond has probably only ever been surpassed by Andy de …

Are you psyched? Sure about that?
By Joshua Butcher on Aug 13, 2019 | No Comments

“Don’t think about what you’ve lost. Think about what you’ve still got” a friend of a friend of …

Real Rock Logo Revival of the ‘Rory’ under a new name, The Real Rock Challenge!
By Olwethu Mkhwanazi on Aug 12, 2019 | No Comments

The last Rory Lowther Memorial Challenge was held over 5 years ago. This year a few climbers partnered …

photography ruining outdoors Is #Photography Ruining the Outdoors?
By Justin Lawson on Aug 12, 2019 | No Comments

Travel photographer Erin Sullivan takes us on a journey to explore the impacts of the social media-fueled photography …

vimff Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival 2019
By Deidre Pieters on Aug 8, 2019 | 1 Comment

Every year the Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival (VIMFF) gathers the finest on mountain related film-making from across …

Crime Map Cape Town Crime Map Attack for the greater Cape Town Area
By Justin Lawson on Aug 5, 2019 | No Comments

With a number of attacks on users within Table Mountain National Park, someone has since created a Google …

Paige Claassen Paige Claassen sends Groove Train (5.14b/8c) at the Grampians
By Justin Lawson on Aug 5, 2019 | No Comments

Paige Claassen sends Groove Train 5.14b//8c in Australia’s Grampians National Park.

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David Naude – Speed of Sound 8B+ (V14)
Aug 21, 2019 | No Comments

An in-depth look into my longest project yet. And the mental and physical hurdles I had to overcome in order to send one of my lifetime projects!

AMS Pick Off
Aug 20, 2019 | No Comments

Working together with the Western Cape Department of Health EMS and other rescue organisations towards a common goal to contribute to the National Health System by providing rapid emergency transportation …

Squamish Fatality: Ken Anderson, Top Trad Climber, Dies in Fall
Aug 14, 2019 | No Comments

… a handhold broke, and he fell. He had not placed any protection on the previous section – it was easy climbing, and terrain he had previously soloed no less.

French politician Eric Woerth hits back at fake mountain photo jokes
Aug 14, 2019 | No Comments

A French politician accused of tweeting a misleading photo has fought back against comments mocking him.

Table Mountain gets its own security squad of rangers to protect tourists
Aug 12, 2019 | No Comments

Sixty security staff have been appointed to guard tourists in Table Mountain National Park.

Video: Annual Table Mountain Aerial Cableway maintenance
Aug 8, 2019 | No Comments

The Table Mountain Aerial Cableway is set to open again on the 12th of August.

Wingsuit Wolfberg
Aug 5, 2019 | No Comments

JeanJacques Wallis and friends hop off from the top of Wolfberg making the walk down look less attractive.

Nalle Hukkataival First ascent of ‘King of Kokko’
Jul 25, 2019 | No Comments

“First ascent of King of Kokko at No Man’s Land. This line has been stuck on my mind for five years now when I first discovered the area. This year …

Sean Villanueva tests human stack and placing sling knots in Czechia | Relais Vertical #101
Jul 23, 2019 | No Comments

Sean Villanueva climbs in Adršpach (Czechia) where climbing is a whole different world.

Warm Summer Vibez: A Rocklands Short
Jul 23, 2019 | No Comments

Here is a quick video of our summer trip to Rocklands. Climbing anti-style moderates and having a blast while doing it!