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The Chosfather (Colin Crabtree) at The Chosspile.

The Chosfather

I named the Chosfather in celebration of Gauteng’s oldest proper strong-man, Colin Crabtree, who has been ‘chossing-it’ since before there was even a damn at Harties.

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Adventure Film Challenge

Cape Union Mart Adventure Film Challenge

Cape Union Mart invites local film-makers and outdoorsmen to contribute to the Cape Union Mart Adventure Film Challenge 2013.

Arctic Dreams Video

Arctic Dreams Video

In June 2012, four very excited South Africans and one grumpy Scottish sea dog set sail for the adventure of their lives.

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Gosia Lipinska interview

Gosia Lipinska Interview

Gosia has made quite a name for herself over the recent years with hard sends and ascents of big walls.

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Ed February

Ed February – Is this really mountaineering?

Ed February speaks about mountaineering in our modern day.

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African Alpine Adventures Photo Competition winners

Winners of the African Alpine Adventures Photo Competition

The winners of the African Alpine Adventures Photographic Competition have been announced.

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Waterworld Base Build 2012

Montagu: Waterworld is Climbable Again!

Montagu: Waterworld is Climbable Again! Waterworld base build report: The work meet was a great success and (although some work is still needed) Waterworld is back.

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Stiletto Snake

Brian Weaver and the Snake Bite – Don’t pick it up!

Brian Weaver gives us an account of his latest experience, “On my way back I came across a little black snake. I took some pictures and then I picked it up. It was totally chilled at first and I carried it a bit, then it bit me twice.”

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Joe Mohle named UCT Sportsperson of the year

Joe Möhle was named Sportsperson of the year, at the the 2012 UCT Sports Awards.

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Another Day in Paradise. Photo: Amrei von Hase

Icebreaker Merino Wool Review

Icebreaker Review by Malcom Gowans. “I’ve been testing out my Icebreakers on multi-pitch sport routes, wintery trail runs, sweating and grunting while missioning up bushy kloofs in search of illusive trad lines and TACFIT training on cold rainy beaches.”

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