Two of America’s boldest rock climbers and self-proclaimed fashionistas, Alex Honnold & Cedar Wright, travel to Kenya’s Mt. Poi. The guys dodge choss, wild animals and general debauchery to claim ascents of Africa’s biggest big wall. It’s, uh, character building.
Two South African trad climbing exchange meets have taken place with the UK to date. The first exchange meet took place almost 20 years ago and then last year the event was repeated. A group of 10 talented UK climbers from the British Mountaineering Council (BMC) visited South Africa for about 12 days and then […]
Into the Kloof With soaring cliffs, cascading waterfalls, crystal clear pools and majestic old trees through which the sun dapples, Upper Tonquani is considered by many as the most beautiful and spectacular of all Magaliesberg kloofs.
Packing gear began three weeks prior to the Rocklands highline meeting, with rigging a good day and half beforehand.
Yesterday, Ueli Steck, the Swiss climber commonly regarded as one of the most formidable alpinists to ever live, was making a solo ascent of Nuptse
Paige Claassen is one of the strongest, understated climbers of her generation.
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The 6th Black Diamond Tradathon 2017, festival of Traditional Climbing took place last weekend…
David Wade bags the second ascent of Frackit (31) at Chosspile this past Tuesday (the public holiday).
After being the first to repeat Alexander Huber’s “Nirwana” (8c+), 26-year old Fabian Buhl established “Ganesha” (8c).
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An interview with South African climbing legend Andy de Klerk