CityROCK are holding their annual boulder comp early this year to celebrate the opening of their new boulder section.
It came to our attention that a group of well known South African climbers have some bold plans for this winter—plans that involve 7,000km of sailing and a healthy dose of big wall route development deep within the Arctic circle.
Ueli takes me through a few of his thoughts on climbing, along with some video of his normal training life to high mountain escapades, hard mixed, and ice climbing.
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Jesse Bonin climbing High Tide (V6) and Resident Evil (V10) in Joe’s Valley, Utah.
On Wednesday, March 21, Indian Creek, Utah, saw the first ascent of what’s likely its hardest route yet.
The jury, of the 2012 Piolets d’Or, presided over by Michael Kennedy, has come together to deliberate on the six expeditions nominated for the 20th edition of the Piolets d’Or.
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A few highlights from round 8 of the Western Cape’s boulder league, held at UCT in March 2012
The route was opened by Dave Cheesmond, Chris Lomax and Greg Lacey in 1978. They spent two days on the wall and used quite a bit of aid.
The year of 2011 started out at full sprint and did not ease off until December. It was a year of huge achievements in competition climbing for South Africa and arguably, with international representation, the best ever.
This past weekend saw over 100 climbers on The Ledge on Table Mountain. With perfect weather and a great venue it is no wonder this was a record number of climbers seen on Table Mountain on any one day!