On January 15, 2014, Alex Honnold free-soloed El Sendero Luminoso (The Shining Path) in El Portrero Chico, Mexico in a little over 3 hours.
Hufner admitted erecting the steel climbing cable (or via ferrata) on Beacon Buttress in Royal Natal Nature Reserve in November and December 2011, along with a number of unnamed volunteers.
Recent proposals and escalating difficulties at some crags have made the situation far more serious.
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A video of Steve Bradshaw sending Cthulu “sit-start” 8A+ at Echo Valley, Topside.
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An attempt to skyline between two balloons with parachutes for safety.
A short clip of Alex Honnold on his solo of El Sendero Luminoso – your hands will sweat!
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Results of the Western Cape Boulder League after Round 1
Antarctic Mountain Climbing : ten-day climb to the summit of the untouched Bertha’s Tower at the bottom of the world.
And so it was written… that in this ninth year people would gather together to see who is the best at conquering a time honored tradition… climbing the walls…
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A year and a half later, Red Bull and GoPro have released new HD footage captured from 7 different cameras during the Stratos jump.
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