After Jimmy Webb’s stellar 2013 season in South Africa, we knew the next time he had better find some more boulders to climb. Otherwise he would have to siege himself on the most anti style and crimpiest lines he can find until he climbed out the whole area.
The 2014 IFSC World Cup season wrapped up this November 15-16 in Kranj, Slovenia. Home country favorite Mina Markovic took gold before her home crowd, and we crowned this season’s overall medalists in Lead.
This was everybody’s first time on a highline. It was a daunting 30m line that was wonky at its best. I loved the energy and enthusiasm. Well done everybody!
“Two years ago, a 100-meter long highline was just under world record”, Lukas Irmler remembers. “Even for us it was a length that we couldn’t master safely, so it was a huge challenge.
Cape Town-based couple Luke Metelerkamp and Rosie Downey’s recent visit to Nepal turned to near disaster when they become trapped in an unseasonable snow storm that claimed the lives of 43 people and was described as ‘Nepal’s worst trekking disaster’.
Two slackliners have successfully walked across Victoria Falls Slackline on the Zambia-Zimbabwe border.
White guys can jump!
The Valley Uprising, movie seems to have motivated Clif Bar to terminate support to anybody who freesolo climbs, BASE jumps or slacklines.
The Bivy Presents a learning experience that everyone needs to see. Watch and learn as one of the realest dirtbags alive sends innocent friends into the void, in an attempt to murder their own Willies.
A relatively unknown Dutch flatlander named Jorg Verhoeven had established a 180-foot 5.14 in the belly of a cave in Northern Norway that looked deep enough to house a supermarket.