Video: Boulder WC report # 2 – Vienna

#2 World Cup Boulder Comp in Vienna…


National Bouldering League Finals 2010

This year’s national finals was held at the St Peters Bouldering Wall in Johannesburg on Saturday the 24th of April. This marked the first year that the finals are indoors as well as representation from almost every province.


Video: Carlo Traversi doing Jade.

Numerous seasons of effort and many failed attempts have now been resolved with Carlo nabbing the 6th ascent of Jade.


Dean Potter: Falling To Fly

Dean Potter is characterized by creativity, commitment and challenge. He started climbing as a child, with a free solo fall from a stone wall as one of his earliest memories. Since that time, he has speed soloed Half Dome and El Capitan, Cerro Torre, and Fitzroy.


Buoux: Revisiting France’s Crag of the 1980s

Once upon a time in Europe — and perhaps this is still true today — the most gifted climbers battled for one crown: to climb a route that no other could repeat.

9a by Jakob Schubert

Jakob Schubert has done Hades, 9a in Nassereith.

Exclusive Interview: Traversi Nabs Sixth Ascent of Jade

On May 27 in Rocky Mountain National Park, Carlo Traversi completed the sixth ascent of Jade, a notoriously crimpy problem established in 2007 by Daniel Woods.

Appeal by Salavat Rakhmetov for his daughter ZailaAppeal by Salavat Rakhmetov for his daughter Zaila

Following a serious accident to his daughter Zaila, the Russian climber Salavat Rakhmetov has launched an appeal to the entire climbing community.

Spanish climber accepts being 2nd woman to climb 14 highest peaks; questions SKorean rival

Spanish climber Edurne Pasaban conceded she is the second woman to scale the world’s 14 highest peaks but questioned whether the South Korean woman who holds the title actually completed the record.

Trotter Headpoints New Squamish 5.14

The Big Daddy Overhang (5.12b) in Squamish, British Columbia now has a Sugar Daddy thanks to Sonnie Trotter’s new all-gear variation, which clocks in at 5.14.