Spaniard Patxi Usobiaga and Korean Jain Kim topped the men’s and women’s podium in lead climbing this past weekend at the World Cup in Chuncheon, Korea.
Adrian Baxter has redpointed the stunning sport route of Ironman (F8c) in Rodellar in the Huesca province of Aragon, Spain.
Black Diamond athletes Sonnie Trotter and Alex Honnold can climb 5.13. That wasn’t going to be the issue. Climb a 28-pitch 5.13 in Mexico in a day? Now that was going to be a challenge, even for those two crankers.
This is the second in a four-part series about Sonnie Trotter and Alex Honnold making the first one-day ascent of Logical Progression, a 28-pitch 5.13a route on El Gigante in Mexico’s Basaseachi National Park.
Mountaineer Oh Eun-sun’s claim to have climbed all 14 of the world’s 8,000-m peaks in the Himalayas has been disputed by the Korea Alpine Federation.
A French skyscraper climber nicknamed “Spiderman” was arrested on Monday after scaling a 57-story building in Sydney
The South African leg of the Banff Mountain Film Festival will run from the 17-23 September at selected Ster Kinekor cinemas including Cavendish Square and Tygervalley in Cape Town, Sandton Square in Johannesburg and Brooklyn Mall in Pretoria.
The world’s greatest, untapped rock is in Armenia, a place you likely can’t even find on a map. Watch as Sam Bie and Alex Chabot tour this stellar stone, putting up first ascents in what will very soon become the place to go trad climbing.
We did not bring a whole lot of gear for a prolonged hand crack, so he uses it sparingly as he climbs, making some good size run outs.
Magnus Midtboe just sent Ali Hulk 9a in Ali Baba cave at Rodellar