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South African born, Nic Paidas (28) ‘aka 1armbandit’ is an avid rock climber and mountaineer. The only difference between Nic and other climbers is that he was born with only a left hand.

Waterval Boven Roc Rally 2013

Waterval Boven Roc Rally 2013 – Registration is now open

The Boven Roc Rally takes place from the 20th to the 22nd of September.


David Wade Oudtshoorn

Oudtshoorn Main Crag 2013

Joshua McNally, Nic Grech-Cumbo, Andrew Porter and my self did some hard sending in Oudtshoorn during the last week of August 2013 on the crags featurey limestone.

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KZN rock climbing speed competition 2013

Speed climbing comp 2013 Report & Results

This weekend we held our first speed-climbing competitions, with the open age-group on Saturday and the youth on Sunday.

Kaapsehoop bouldering

Kaapsehoop Bouldering

A sampling of Kaapsehoop Bouldering by Niel Mostert and friends.


Reel Rock Tour 8 poster South Africa

REEL ROCK Tour 8 South Africa – Bonus Screening

Due to a fantastic turnout for the last screening of Reel Rock Tour there will be another showing on the 8th of Nov, so if you missed it last time…

Rumble Comp Report and results

Rumble Boulder Competition #4 Report + Results

Competitors started to trickle in shortly before 4pm, their eyes widening as they saw the brightly coloured but seemingly sparse routes.


CityROCK Boulder Comp 2013 report and Scores - ClimbZA

CityROCK Boulder Comp 2013 Report and Results

This year cold weather and rain drove the crowds into CityROCK with a record turnout of 124 entrants. Over double last year’s turnout.


Drakensberg via ferrata

Via Ferrata Fundraiser for Alard Hufner

Alard’s intentions were always good, whether you agree with his actions or not! Yes they were controversial but his motive “providing an opportunity for less technically skilled climbers to enjoy the dramatic beauty of this area of the Drakensberg mountains in a safe manner” is faultless.

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KZN Speed Climbing Competition

Open Speed­ Climbing Competition 2013

High Altitude Climbing Centre is hosting an open Speed­ Climbing Competition Competition in Pietermaritzburg on Saturday the 7th of September.