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Easter Bouldering Festival

There is one month to go before the start of the Easter Bouldering Festival.

Adam Ondra Change

Adam Ondra making the first ascent of Change, the world’s first 9b+

Adam Ondra linked the 55-meter-long project, establishing Change, the world’s first route graded 5.15c/9b+.



Playground in the Sky

Today’s astronomy session shall be straight to the to the point, much like a bayonet, but hopefully less painful. Fear not, there is also a climbing tale…

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Clinton Martinengo on Golden Sickle

New routes – Western Cape

Clinton has opened new routes in Oorlogs Kloof and re-bolted a crag in the area whilst Jimbo has been hard at work on TM with a new line and a couple of hard onsights.

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Bouldering in Hampi, India

Slice of Heaven in Hampi

Niel Mostert and Hermann Rabe video of Bouldering in Hampi


Chosspile Workmeet 2013

Chosspile Work Meet 23 Feb

Join us for a lekker path-building, litter collection and bolting meet at Chosspile on Saturday 23rd February!


Tsaraoro Mmassif

Duncan Fraser is the 2013 MCSA Supertramp

Duncan Fraser (21) has been awarded the 2013 MCSA Supertramp Award.


SA Aguhlas 2 icebreaker South African polar explorer

**Updated: Antarctica Trip

Ant Hall is accompanying a group of UCT geologists who will be performing research on mountain ranges in Antarctica. Antarctica Trip


Ice Climbing in Cogne

Ice Climbing in Cogne

Cogne is in the Italian Alps in the Gran Paradiso National Park. It is one of the most consistent ice climbing venues in the Alps and is considered by many as Italy’s premium ice climbing venue.


Jamie Smith on the second ascent of Double Jeopardy (30), Table Mountain.

Jimbo Smith grabs the second ascent of Double Jeopardy (30) on Table Mountain

In January 2013, Jimbo Smith made the second ascent of Dave Birkett’s routes Double Jeopardy grade (30 trad) on Table Mountain.

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