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Base jumper plunges to his death

A daredevil base jumper has died after plummeting to his death in the Cape Winelands.


Rescue ends 21-hour Drakensberg ordeal

A woman who slipped and fell 10m into a ravine while hiking in the central Drakensberg at the weekend was rescued on Monday, almost 24 hours after the fall.

Early days, Siurana!

Andrew Pedley and Micky (L Lens) Wiswedel are here already, Andrew having scoped out many projects and ticking them off as he goes, 8b/8a+´s as we go from sector to sector.

Camp and Climb is back!

Camp and Climb, that great outdoor store from the nineties, is back in business.

Adam Ondra, Goldrake 9a+ at CornalbaAdam Ondra, Goldrake 9a+ at Cornalba

17-year-old Adam Ondra has carried out the first ascent of Goldrake 9a+, a route bolted by Bruno “Camos” Tassi years ago at Cornalba, Italy.


Another F9a for Tom Bolger

Tom Bolger, the British climber now resident in Northern Spain, has ticked another F9a.


E8 for Mary Jenner – Bleed in Hell

South African Ex-Pat Mary Jenner, now based in Cumbria, has climbed the brutally fingery Bleed in Hell (E8 6c) at the Bowderstone Crag in Borrowdale in the Lake District.

Video: Avalanche Explosion

Father-Son New Route on Matterhorn

Marco and Hervé Barmasse, a father-and-son pair of guides from northern Italy, completed a 1,200-meter new route on the south face of the Matterhorn on March 13.


Boulder League Round 8 Results

Tonight’s round of Boulder League will be at 18:30 at the UCT wall, see you guys there.