Hikers Mugged, another attack on hikers in Kommetjie. The report below is via Facebook and was reported by a resident in Kommetjie.
21 year old Andrea Biffi recently made a trip to Kalymnos where he went on a sending spree climbing 26 routes up to 8b. Andrea went on to send Gaia (8b) and afterwards onsighted Aegialis (7c) and Punto Caramelo (8a+).
In early October Angy Eiter became the first female to send ‘Hades’ (9a) and “Zauberfee” (8c+)
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Adam Ondra on-sights Nordic Flower (established as 9a, today more like 8c/+) and Muy Verdes 8c/+ in Hanshelleren cave in Flatanger, Norway.
The story of Squib Climbing the Trad First Ascent of Augmentium (30, 8a+) in Freycinet National Park, Tasmania, placing all his gear on lead.
Alan Eustace, a 57-year-old senior vice president at Google, broke Baumgartner’s much-heralded world altitude breaking record.
Local and international mountain biking enthusiasts wil take on the demanding eight day mountain bike race of 739km with 16 000m of climbing from the University of Cape Town to Meerendal Wine Estate in Durbanville.
Jimmy Webb on his 3rd and final Euro Trip edit. It includes some of the tougher problems I was able to complete in Switzerland.. as well as some rad problems from Fontainebleau, France with Arjan De Kock.
British climber Pete Whittaker has claimed the first one-push flash of a free-route on El Capitan in Yosemite Valley. Whittaker climbed the 32-pitch Freerider (5.12d / 24+) over three days, sending every pitch first try.
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Four years in the making. New 19,000 square foot gym + 410 competitors + 142 boulder problems + 21 pro athletes + $10,000 cash purse + 6,000 square foot outdoor festival.