Adam Ondra, another 9a
A tourist hiking in Platteklip Gorge collapsed in the severe heat and had to be airlifted.
It is understood she was about 300 metres from the bottom of the mountain when she succumbed.
The full video of an attempt on Cerro Catedral, Torres del Paine.
Round 5 of Boulder league will be at the Neelsie wall tomorrow evening at 6:30pm.
These images are from Raymond Krögers’ trip up Grey’s Ridge – Waaihoek/Hex
Alex Puccio has done Diaphanous sea, ~8A, at Hueco.
Tuesday evening was the 4th round of boulder league at the UCT wall, although attendance was not up to previous week’s standards the climbing definitely was, with everyone putting in some serious effort into the evening’s problems.
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American climber Daniel Woods has succeeded on a long standing boulder project in Hueco Tanks.
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The first ascent of a huge north face in northern China, completed last summer by Americans Jed Brown and Kyle Dempster, with Scottish climber Bruce Normand, is one of five nominees for this year’s Piolets d’Or.
Yes, there is bouldering in Beaverlac! Although I think a lot of exploring needs to still be done.
After long and serious deliberation, the jury has announced the winners of the contest. As you can imagine, with the great quality and diversity of submissions, it was difficult to reach a final decision.
Cape Town – A foreign hiker died on Table Mountain on Saturday afternoon after presumably suffering a heart attack on the way down.
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My man at Margalef just filed a report: “Just came back from the crag where I saw Chris Sharma screaming at the top of a new FA, I think.
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The 8.8-magnitude earthquake that struck the coast of Chile on Saturday morning, along with more than a hundred significant aftershocks since, also shook the highlands of the Southern Andes during the height of climbing season.
The third round of boulder league saw the participation of some strong climbers, with the likes of Arjan De Kock and Ben Harper; this created some extra competition for the men’s open category.
Stuart Brown has bolted another 5 Star classic line at the Palace.
Check out the trailer for CORE the newest film from Chuck Fryberger Productions.
To those of you that missed it: Cape Storm in Wynberg are showing Progression on Wednesday evening @ 7:30 pm.
On February 12, the full session of the International Olympic Committee formally recognized the International Federation of Sport Climbing, two years after the ISCF was granted provisional recognition.