In this video, Nalle Hukkataival makes a 2nd try ascent of The Exfoliator, ~8B, making it look like 7A or so, and then powers his way through Evil Backwards, ~8B+, while Jon Cardwell makes a super solid looking ascent of the “lurpy” The Great war for civilisation, hard 8B.
Last time Paul Robinson tried Die unendliche Geschichte (aka “The Never ending story”), 8B+, on the Bruno block at Magic wood, things went very wrong…
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To avoid any further altercations with land owners and incorrect equipment being used, The Montagu Mountain Committee (who are responsible for the Montagu Reserve) have asked for applications to be submitted before a new route is bolted.
Over the last few days the European Championships have been held in Imst and Innsbruck in Austria. The competition has covered Lead, Bouldering and Speed and many of the world’s top competition climbers entered.
A climbers Pete Mortimer and his girlfriend Corlie are doing well, having been travelling around Asia for a while.
First ascent of “Classée dure” – 9a – on the cliffs of La Balme de Yenne in Savoy (France) by Mathieu Bouyoud, 20 year-old French climber, native of Chambery.
Jon Cardwell has done some important realisations during his last visit in Brazil
On March 17th 2010, Hervé and Marco Barmasse, opened a new mixed route, on the South Face of the Matterhorn, in Italy.
In late August, Michelle Smith, 29, shattered her leg in a 30-foot fall on the Valhalla Traverse on the Grand Teton. Her climbing partner, Stephen Koch, filmed much of the rescue.