Free solo allows complete freedom of movement: climbing freely on the rock without the technical constraints of ropes and gear.
Fun and Games on an ultra awesome route put up by the local Mohawk Jimbo Smith, goes at a whopper 8A+. Most fun you can have with your harness on 😉
What can you do for self defence whilst on the mountain during a hike / mountain bike / climb?
As he levers off his left foot and reaches up for a solid left-hand hold, Matt Bush has never felt freer.
Yesterday saw at least 2 muggings (reports of 2 groups of hikers) take place along the Vlakkenberg range in the Table Mountain National Park.
The winners of the 2015 Supertramp Award goes to the team, consisting of Matthew Davey (MCSA CT Section) and Margot Leger, aims to summit and explore the ‘other’ 9000+ft volcanoes in the East African Rift Valley.
Please see the latest news that the MCSA Rock Climbing Committee is working on and please don’t hesitate to contact us with any suggestions, information or offers to assist us with any of the items.
So what was it that actually brought about this radical change in my attitude and behaviour? What brought about this month of pure masochism?
Julia Wakeling recently spent a couple of weeks of bouldering (and skiing) around Bishop, California. December 2014
The Barn is hosting the 2015 Gauteng National Boulder League The competition takes place over 6 weeks with 12 new problems at each stage.