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Wild at Heart

Wild at Heart: It’s proper-tough at solid 25 and the gear is thin and hard to place. But it’s the fourth pitch, the soaring arête pitch that is the raison d’etre, the jewel in the crown, the main event.

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Lara Croft

CityROCK Boulder Comp Report

Entries opened on the 20th August and within a few days we could see we were heading for a bumper competition. A total of 117 competitors registered for the competition – our highest yet in 12 years!

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Switch Bitch at the Cauldron, Montagu

Clifford Hakimi Sends Switch Bitch (31/8a+)

Clifford Hakimi made an ascent of the short and powerful route ‘Switch Bitch’ (31/8a+) at the Cauldron in Donker Kloof, Montagu.

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Rocklands Rock Stars

“Show a painter a rock and he will see a painting; a soldier will see something to pass over; the climber will see a beautiful line. It’s like, what’s possible, what’s not possible. I like climbing for all these complex and absurd aspects.”

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Wits University Mountain Club Bouldering League

Wits University Mountain Club are hosting a Bouldering League. The next comp is on the 30th of September, followed by another on the 14th of October.

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Protea’s competing IFSC World Youth Championship – Noumea, New Caledonia (FRA) 19 – 23 Sep

The Protea’s Youth Climbing Team are competing in Noumea, New Caledonia this weekend – the climbing is being streamed live, so you can watch it live over the weekend.

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Lost on Table Mountain

Eastern Buttress Route – How We Spent a Night on the Mountain

Search and Rescue checked in on us – it was getting cold and they advised us to try and find shelter from the wind without taking any risks.

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A Life In The Orange - Andrew Pedley

A Life In The Orange

‘A Life In The Orange’ slideshow presented by Andrew Pedley. The show will feature the best moments and other stuff from 25 years climbing.

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The 2014 Boven Mountain Festival

The Boven Mountain Festival will take place from 3-5 October 2014 at Tranquilitas Adventure Farm. The event includes an adventure night run and a rock climbing competition.

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Scout Sibusiso Vilane summited Kilimanjaro

Chief Scout Summits Kilimanjaro in Support of Girls in Poor Communities

The Chief of the South African Scouting Movement summited the highest peak on the African continent in a bid to raise funds for ‘Track 4 Mandela’ an initiative of the Imbumba Foundation.

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