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SA Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour 2012

Cape Union Mart brings the Banff Film Festival to South Africa for the seventh year running.

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Alex Honnold Interview

Interview: Alex Honnold

Alex Honnold visited South Africa for a month this winter and we had the opportunity to interview him during his short visit to Montagu in September.

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Ed February

2012 FEAT Talk

The next annual FEAT talks evening will take place on Thursday, 4 October 2012 @ The Alexander Theatre, Braamfontein, Jo’burg.



Boven Roc Rally pics and results

A big thanks to the organisers, sponsors and everyone who attended the 2012 Boven Roc Rally!


South Africa climbing team in Singapore

Singapore 2012 South African Youth Team report

Overall it was a memorable trip and I greatly enjoyed the opportunity and the chance to meet new people and just experience Singapore.

Join the MCSA

Join the JHB MCSA at the Rock Rally and save R300

The Johannesburg Section of the Mountain Club of South Africa (MCSA) will be celebrating this year’s 10th Boven Rock Rally by offering a club joining ‘special’.


Rock Chicks Calendar 2013

Rock Chicks Calendar 2013

The 2013 Rock Chicks calendar has some favourites from the women’s climbing scene as well as some newcomers.


South African Trango expedition 2012

South African 2012 Trango Expedition Report

Many good adventures start over a pint. Nursing a throbbing head the next day, the previous nights discussion is written off as the beer talking. I never really believed this trip would happen.

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Worldwide warning to users of via ferrata sets

The UIAA – International Mountaineering and Climbing Federation is issuing a worldwide warning to users of via ferrata sets to check the websites of manufacturers in order to find out whether the unit they are using is safe.

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Local is Lekker Film Comp

The idea is to make the “local is lekker” comp a regular, annual event which will be combined with the RRT.