Marijus Šmigelskis has made the first ascent of The Classroom’s longest standing project, “Exam Stress”, which went down at around 8A.
Fontainebleau local Vincent Pochon has repeated the V15 boulder problem The Island in France, established by Dave Graham in 2008, and he added two moves to the start.
The 2010 MCSA Supertramp Award of up to R15 000 is given to a single young person (no more than 25 birthdays) who either individually or in an group (the group should also be entirely be comprised of young persons) will participate in a mountaineering related expedition / trip during 2010.
The Italian-Swiss team of Simon Gietl and Roger Schäli have climbed a difficult new route on the east face of Aguja Poincenot (3,002m/9,849′) in Argentinean Patagonia.
According to a Czech filmmaker working on a movie about Adam Ondra, the young climber has flashed Dave Graham’s problem Confessions (8B+/V14) at Cresciano, Switzerland.
Fifa’s sponsors are being offered the face of Table Mountain for their 2010 branding, despite assurances by park managers that this is not an option. For just R150 000 a month, according to City of Cape Town documents, the World Heritage Site was a “confirmed and available” advertising site where a brand’s colours could illuminate […]
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Anyone between 15 and 20 years old can apply to join Mike Horn’s Pangaea environmental expedition, a round-the-world adventure that will be exploring the Himalayas in May 2010. There are no costs attached – all you need is a passion for saving the planet. The emphasis is on showing youths the beauty of the Earth, […]
Chris Sharma, reportedly super-close to completing his long-term project First Round, First Minute at Margalef, Spain, got snowed out of that crag and traveled to Santa Linya, where he proceeded to redpoint another mega-project: Neanderthal (tentatively given 9b/5.15b).
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Joe Simpson has soloed a new route on the south face of Mera Peak in Nepal.
Cape Union Mart, South Africa’s leading outdoor store since 1933, has launched its first experiential Adventure Centre in Gauteng – a 1000m2 mega store at Eastgate Shopping Centre.