People were simply on the rock because they enjoy climbing, the only difference is that they just had a little more motivation.
Hikers Mugged, another attack on hikers in Kommetjie. The report below is via Facebook and was reported by a resident in Kommetjie.
21 year old Andrea Biffi recently made a trip to Kalymnos where he went on a sending spree climbing 26 routes up to 8b. Andrea went on to send Gaia (8b) and afterwards onsighted Aegialis (7c) and Punto Caramelo (8a+).
Interview with 28 year old Austrian Angy Eiter who was recently in South Africa and spent time in Rocklands and Montagu.
In early October Angy Eiter became the first female to send ‘Hades’ (9a) and “Zauberfee” (8c+)
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Adam Ondra on-sights Nordic Flower (established as 9a, today more like 8c/+) and Muy Verdes 8c/+ in Hanshelleren cave in Flatanger, Norway.
The story of Squib Climbing the Trad First Ascent of Augmentium (30, 8a+) in Freycinet National Park, Tasmania, placing all his gear on lead.
Alan Eustace, a 57-year-old senior vice president at Google, broke Baumgartner’s much-heralded world altitude breaking record.
Local and international mountain biking enthusiasts wil take on the demanding eight day mountain bike race of 739km with 16 000m of climbing from the University of Cape Town to Meerendal Wine Estate in Durbanville.
Jimmy Webb on his 3rd and final Euro Trip edit. It includes some of the tougher problems I was able to complete in Switzerland.. as well as some rad problems from Fontainebleau, France with Arjan De Kock.