Clinton Martinengo, Wall of Silence Solo from 14 to 20 March 2014. I made the sixth overall and second solo ascent of Wall of Silence. I had been toying with the idea of soloing it for a long time but I always found a reason not to commit and to leave it for another day.
Recently, Deon Van Zyl and I fashioned what I consider to be the closest to a “perfect” trad route I have personally ever climbed.
In January 2014, five world-class American boulderers descended into the desert near Peñoles, Mexico, in the state of Chihuahua to explore a new bouldering area with local climber and developer Diego Montull.
Off the wagon 8B+ – Valle Bavona – 4th Ascent
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Beat Kammerlander bolted the route in 1997, but in 2009 at the age of 50, he decided to remove the bolts and climb it with trad gear: he made it one of the hardest trad route in the world.
The last round of the WC Boulder League was held on Tuesday, here are the final results of the best 6 rounds. Well done Robert Fraser and Rachelle de Charmoy!
A legend in the climbing world as well as the BASE community has passed away, Sean Leary. In this heart-felt video he completes the first ascent of a line on El Mochito in Patagonia with Cedar Wright and Renan Ozturk. Sean had a deep passion for the mountains and those close to him. He will […]
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Matroosberg Private Nature Reserve reported snow on the 2249 meter Matroosberg was covered in snow yesterday!
The annual Rory Memorial Challenge attracted over 70 teams plus their supporters and was held at Rensburgkop, Swinburne and Eagle Mountain at Mount Everest near Harrismith in the Free State during the March 21 – 23 long weekend.
Sheldon Smith bouldering at Llandudno for the day, he managed to finish off two projects he started on the previous year, this gave him a great sense of elation after being able to tick them off his list.