Everest Challenge 2011

The Everest Challenge is a 24-hour Climbing Festival/Challenge where teams of 12 climbers compete to climb the full height of Mt. Everest above sea level (8848m) within 24 hours.

Local Bouldering News

Paul Robinson’s micro-crimpy arete line at Topside’s Echo Valley, “In Search of the New Sound” 8B, got it’s first South African repeats by Arjan de Kock and Marijus Šmigelskis

King Of The Crag

Some weird looking guy beside me turned round and asked me about a tattoo I had, but I told him to piss off, creep. I felt rejected. Look at them. What do they think they are, superstars? They’re only bloody climbers same as me.

Photos: Major Rockfall on Les Dru, Chamonix Valley

Last weekend saw a major rockfall on the famous Petit Dru in the Chamonix valley, France. The granite tower, home of several classic routes such as The American Direct, released approximately 12,000 cubic metres of rock in a series of three large collapses according to the local Chamonix newspaper.