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Chosspile access conditions

Chosspile Access

Anyone found to be not complying with the rules will be banned from the property and should the access be closed down, (they) will not be very popular!

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Boven Roc Rally Difficulty Competition 2012

Andrew Pedley won with an average grade of 31. Brian Weaver came 2nd beating Kim Robinson, the visiting Tasmanian, by 15 points both averaging a grade of 30.5

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Gosia Lipinski profile rock climbing South Africa

Gosia Lipinska sending

Gosia Lipinska has been climbing for 9 years and has climbed extensively all over South Africa and the world.


Winners of the 2012 ‘Local is Lekker’ Film Competition

The “local is lekker” film competition was created to allow SA film makers a chance to present their film making skills annually. The top 3 films were shown around the country in conjunction with the Reel Rock Tour


Boven Roc Rally pics and results

A big thanks to the organisers, sponsors and everyone who attended the 2012 Boven Roc Rally!


South Africa climbing team in Singapore

Singapore 2012 South African Youth Team report

Overall it was a memorable trip and I greatly enjoyed the opportunity and the chance to meet new people and just experience Singapore.

Join the MCSA

Join the JHB MCSA at the Rock Rally and save R300

The Johannesburg Section of the Mountain Club of South Africa (MCSA) will be celebrating this year’s 10th Boven Rock Rally by offering a club joining ‘special’.


Rock Chicks Calendar 2013

Rock Chicks Calendar 2013

The 2013 Rock Chicks calendar has some favourites from the women’s climbing scene as well as some newcomers.


South African Trango expedition 2012

South African 2012 Trango Expedition Report

Many good adventures start over a pint. Nursing a throbbing head the next day, the previous nights discussion is written off as the beer talking. I never really believed this trip would happen.

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Worldwide warning to users of via ferrata sets

The UIAA – International Mountaineering and Climbing Federation is issuing a worldwide warning to users of via ferrata sets to check the websites of manufacturers in order to find out whether the unit they are using is safe.

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