On February 25, GP Salvo made the second ascent of Tactile Style on West Mountain in Hueco Tanks, four years after Chris Sharma made the first ascent in the film Dosage IV.
Americans Joseph Puryear and David Gottlieb have made the first ascent of Takargo (6771 meters) via its East Face in Nepal.
Yesterday two boulderer’s had a minor run in with the Paarl Reserve authorities. Nothing too major, however the park personal stressed that visitors must please adhere to the open and close times of the reserve.
It took rescue workers more than three hours to find the body of a rock climber who had fallen from a cliff in Winston Park, near Hillcrest.
Round 6 will be held at the MCSA Cape Town wall at 6:30pm. See you all there.
On January 25, Americans Ian Nicholson and Graham Zimmerman climbed the east face of Los Gemelos in the French Valley of Torres del Paine National Park in Chilean Patagonia.
New Zealand climber Mayan Gobat Smith recently achieved another 8b+ (5.14a) during a month-long trip to Milford Sound, a fjord located on the southwest coast of NZ’s South Island.
Yesterday 3 pm a triumphal cry sounded in Siurana, Spain as Adam Ondra sent “Golpe de estado” 9b!
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One of the incredible privileges of living in Africa is that it is still possible to walk up to a popular crag and open good quality moderate trad routes.