The last stage of the Climbing World Cup Lead, held in Kranj Slovenia last weekend was won by Adam Ondra from the Czech Republic and Mina Markovic from Slovenia.
Michele Caminati talks about the broken hold on Dreamtime, the legendary boulder problem established by Fred Nicole in 2000 at Cresciano, Switzerland.
The famous Valle Encantado, one of the best climbing areas in south America, will be closed by the owner form December 21 until march 1st
Anro le Roux has climbed “Black Hoodie Rap” at the Vajra boulders at Redhill. This is Anro’s first 7C and the 4th known ascent of the problem
Humar was climbing solo and found himself stranded at around 6300m. He then telephoned a friend back in Slovenia to raise the alarm and a rescue operation was started.
A rescue team belonging to the Swiss Mountain Rescue Station Air Zermatt is on its way to Nepal to try to help Slovenian mountaineer Tomaz Humar. Humar is injured and stranded at about 6300 meters on Langtang Lirung’s north face…
The comp was well attended and loads of fun, if you weren’t there you missed out!
The competitors around me look manic, like people at the scene of an accident, so eager to see their fate.
article by Dave Drummond The Competitors had been battling with the first Problem in the finals, and there was only one climber left to climb after Dale Boucher. Dale had got close a few times, but kept falling on the long rock-over move, to a micro gaston. The crowd was hushed as he heaved up […]
Rippin’ it up at Rocklands Christian Core, 32 & Stella Marchisio, 28 are a really cool couple. They live 15 mins from Finale – one of Italy’s best climbing spots. They are both proffesional climbers – sponsored by Boreal & Prana & Pad. Stella works in a climbing shop. Christian is a policeman and gets […]