Robert Jasper and Roger Schaeli, well-known German and Swiss professional mountaineers, became the first climbers to free-climb the John Harlin direttissima (“most direct”) route with the Heckmair exit on the north face of the Eiger.
Ramon Julian Puigblanque, the current World Cup and European champion, has made the third ascent of Demencia Senil, 9a+
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With crisp autumn conditions finally having arrived at Magic Wood in the Swiss Averstal, Paul Robinson could finally dispatch his project.
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Exploratio (Rock Climbing and Hiking Club of the University of Pretoria) is holding the Ultimate 24-hour climbing marathon/festival on the weekend of 16 October 2010.
Tom Evans reports of massive rockfall on El Capitan, Yosemite, USA.
Vasya Votonikov has done the 3rd ascent after Peter Kamitses and Mike Foley of “The China glide” 9a in Rumney (USA)
Adam Pustelnik from Poland has repeated Action Directe 9a in the Frankenjura, Germany.
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Vasya Vorotnikov The China Glide, 9a in Rumney.
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Alex Puccio has gone on a veritable killing spree at Magic wood, climbing five problem in the ~8A region in three days.
“I can do it again if you need a closeup”