Interview: Alex Honnold – Triple Solo


New women’s speed record on the Nose!

Congrats to Jes Meiris and Quinn Brett for a new women’s speed record on the 32-pitch Noseroute of El Capitan, Yosemite: 10 hours 19 minutes.


Interview: Adam Ondra talks Céüse

Adam Ondra recently spent some time at Céüse, France, where he made the first ascent of Jungle Boogie, 9a+, tried to flash Biographie, 9a+, and more.

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Video: Dave Graham repeats The wheel of life

Dave Graham has made the 6th ascent of Dai Koyamada’s mega link-up roof climb The wheel of life in the Hollow Mountain Cave, Grampians, Australia.


Video: Honnold Triple Teaser REEL ROCK 7

On June 5 and 6, 2012 Alex Honnold made the first ever solo link up of Yosemite’s Mt Watkins, El Capitan, and Half Dome, climbing 95% free solo with a few points of aid. He finished the solo triple in 18 hours 50 minutes.


Helium Dreams 8c/34

When I first bolted and started working Helium Dreams at Umgeni Valley, it felt so impossible that I thought it would represent a huge jump in my strength.

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Video: Ondra makes first ascent at Céüse

Adam Ondra has made the first ascent of the Jungle boogie-project, 9a+, at Céüse, France.

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Video: The Story of Two Worlds low start V16

Dai Koyamada’s “The Story of Two Worlds low start V16″ which he made ascent on 22 March 2012.

Jurgen Vogt. Mount Kenya, June 2012.

African Alpine Adventures Photo Competition

All the entries have been posted here. Thanks to all of the photographers for their fantastic photos


93rd July Camp 2012 – Cobham Valley, KZN

This year, July Camp offers another new Base Camp site! This time in the beautiful Cobham Valley, that most people only know, if at all, from crossing through it on the Giant’s Cup Trail which runs South from Sani to Bushman’s Neck.