Sibusiso Vilane recently reached the “death zone” at 8,000m on the Everest without oxygen before being forced to descend, or die.
Alex Honnold and Tommy Caldwell broke the sub-2-hour mark on the Nose (VI 5.8 A2) of El Capitan, a stated goal they’d been pursuing this season
Featured climb: “Month of Sunday’s” V13 8B Echo Valley, Cape Town, South Africa
Last year, Rolo traveled to Rocklands, to sample the famed sandstone. But instead of bouldering, Rolo couldn’t resist the tempting, unclimbed cliffs that seemed ripe for the picking.
2:10 – the new speed-record on the Nose on El Capitan, Yosemite.
A survey that looks into the perceptions of climbers around the impacts and management of bouldering in Rocklands.
Our goal at DreamHigher is to bring rock climbing to the vulnerable youth of Cape Town, building confidence, bridging social divides and forming connections with the natural world.
Learn the safest ways to clean and lower off a top rope anchor.
We’ll break some gear and talk about it without getting into too much detail.
Montagu is one of the sport climbing meccas in South Africa. Recently a devastating fire swept through the mountains surrounding the town, seriously affecting the vegetation and bases of quite a few of the rock walls that boast many of the climbs that Montagu is famous for.