Various accounts of the June 22-23 massacres of 11 climbers and support staff at the Diamir base camp of Nanga Parbat are emerging.
Featuring Dave Graham, Chris Sharma and Pierre Labre (special guest)…Dave Graham tries “Cirque du Soleil” (8b) onsight, and Chris Sharma sends “Dessèchement planétaire” (8c FA) in the L’Oasif sector
Two weeks after I freed the Salathe, Cybele and I went back with my good friend Jimmy Chin to shoot photos on the route. As an afterthought, he grabbed a buddy’s small Sony handcam to take some video clips also.
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Paige Claassen has been busy in KZN with visits to Umgeni and Kloof Gorge.
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Adele’s pocket-sized, ring-bound book, published in 1993, is a varied selection of trad routes in the Western Cape. To her great credit Adele climbed all of these routes – a not-insignificant achievement for any local.
Sasha took some time out to answer a few questions in advance of her trip to South Africa:
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Nursery Ravine Highline information
Shot and edited in one single day, for the RocTrip in Gorges du Tarn (France).
James Kassay repeated the cave’s 70-move mega-line, Wheel Of Life, a V15 boulder problem that’s longer than most routes.
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