The Climbing Challenge finally went down on what turned out to be an awesome sunny, windless winter’s day.
First priority was acclimatization. The traditional Cordillera Huayhuash is considered one of the top treks in the world and rightly so.
Climb all the routes listed in the book and I am certain you’ll easily fill many evenings with outlandish tales of triumph as well as heart-breaking failure.
Tags: Cape Vertical
As of the last 4 days, much snow has fallen over large parts of South Africa. This should serve to improve and fatten up all the existing ice routes and should make for a longer ice season this year.
Tags: Ice Climbing
Top US boulderer and Black Diamond athlete Paul Robinson will be showing ‘The Schengen Files’ at the MCSA Club House in Cape Town
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Well the race has finally ended and what an amazing race it was.
Tags: Pierre Carter
At 11am all the rules where explained and then it was off to the 40 clean boulder problems that where set all over the CityROCK gym.
SANCF is proud to announce that the following Youth team members will be heading to Imst Austria to compete in the Youth World Cup which will run from 25 – 28 August.
I am standing at a bus stop, it’s raining and it’s cold, but I can’t stop grinning, which confuses the 50 or so little old Chinese ladies standing with me. I just can’t stop thinking about the route we climbed 2 days ago.
Petzl have announced a recall for replacement for all GRIGRI 2 belay devices with the first five digits of the serial number between 10326 & 11166.