The UIAA – International Mountaineering and Climbing Federation is issuing a worldwide warning to users of via ferrata sets to check the websites of manufacturers in order to find out whether the unit they are using is safe.
The idea is to make the “local is lekker” comp a regular, annual event which will be combined with the RRT.
Dodo Kopold and Michal Sabovcik have attempted a new line on Great Trango Tower (6286m).
A short documentary about three very average climbers who make their way to Indian Creek, Utah, to get embroiled in some crack-climbing.
Harry Crews climbs “Like a Squirrel” 7A+, “Jaws” 7C and “JC’s Fortress Experience” 7C, Rocklands.
Video: Josh Wharton enchains three 5.12a multi-pitch alpine rock climbs in Colorado’s Rocky Mountain National Park
Josh Wharton and John Dickey link up three multi-pitch 5.12a’s in a day on the alpine rock of Rocky Mountain National Park.
The Mt. Kenya National Park now holds the world record for the world’s highest via ferrata at 4,985m/16,355 ft above sea level.
Thys set up a day of climbing with some of the local kids who attend Elizabethfontaine Primary.