Rock and Ice report that a climber attempting a free solo in Tuolumne Meadows has died after a fall.
After the week’s training Brian Weaver makes the second ascent of Andrew Pedley’s new line ‘Cock or Bollock’ (29/8a) at Chosspile.
Samantha Stainton, South African girl climber accompanying the IFSC to the Nanjing Sports Lab at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games this August 17-27 talks about what he loves about climbing!
On Sunday, October 12th, SA Mountain, together with The Sunflower Fund will hold a “CLIMB for a LIFE” climbathon at the Silvermine Crags.
Paul Robinson just got back from a trip to the Cederberg (and a few other places) in South Africa where he send a few First Ascents.
Video of Maarten Nieuwenhuijsen sending Tea Garden Roof (7C) and Witness the Sickness (8A) at Rocklands.
A beautiful line at the entrance to Mhlabatini. Easy access, natural anchors and really comfortable highline to walk.
On the 9th of august 2014, Julian Mittermaier and a bunch of friends rigged a 224m highline on the mauvoisin dam wall with the crazy idea of breaking the actual highline world record of 214m.
After 5 days of cleaning, one of the funnest routes in Rifle was born: the very gymnastic and steep Garbage Pail Kids (8c).”
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Ben Moon first climbed the route in June 1990 at a grade of 8c+ (some say 9a!?), the route has had 5 ascents in 24 years! Ben Moon and Sean McColl discuss what it takes to send it.