Paul Robinson just got back from a trip to the Cederberg (and a few other places) in South Africa where he send a few First Ascents.
Video of Maarten Nieuwenhuijsen sending Tea Garden Roof (7C) and Witness the Sickness (8A) at Rocklands.
A beautiful line at the entrance to Mhlabatini. Easy access, natural anchors and really comfortable highline to walk.
On the 9th of august 2014, Julian Mittermaier and a bunch of friends rigged a 224m highline on the mauvoisin dam wall with the crazy idea of breaking the actual highline world record of 214m.
After 5 days of cleaning, one of the funnest routes in Rifle was born: the very gymnastic and steep Garbage Pail Kids (8c).”
Tags: Joe Kinder
Ben Moon first climbed the route in June 1990 at a grade of 8c+ (some say 9a!?), the route has had 5 ascents in 24 years! Ben Moon and Sean McColl discuss what it takes to send it.
Climbers dump nearly two metric tons of the stuff into the crevasses of the Kahiltna every climbing season, and it’s still down there—moving on down the road, awaiting its big reveal.
Rockstock 2014 was like no other – This year it was organised by a carefully selected committee of both climbers and locals, a committee chaired by a man very much synonymous with Rocklands: Mr Justin Hawkins.
Have you ever wondered what it’s like to live in a van? Where do you store things? How do you stay powered? What do you do when you need a bathroom? Alex Honnold takes us through the van that he calls home.
Tags: Alex Honnold
Two London BASE jumpers who had just completed a pretty cloak and dagger stunt from a classy London rooftop bar. Their mission was to find an un-jumped exit within London city limits.