I looked down to see my ropes in space some 2-3m from the Dream ledge.
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An accident recently took place at Hogsback where a climber was injured after a bolt failed.
In Italy, a judge has convicted the unofficial climbing instructor (Nicola Galizia, 36), of manslaughter in the death of 12-year-old Italian climbing prodigy Tito Traversa. Galizia
A woman in her 40s has been killed and another man injured, when they were trapped under a rockfall on Table Mountain.
After ongoing speculation (in many cases incorrect) regarding the recent accident on Arrow final, resulting in the deaths of popular Cape Town guide Ian Slatem and a lady climber…
A rescue helicopter attempted an extraction on the Adlersruhe below the summit of Grossglockner (3,798 meters), Austria’s highest peak.
During the month of June, Julia Chen passed away from injuries sustained during an abseil accident.
Our beloved Julia Chen passed away from injuries sustained in a climbing/abseil accident earlier this month.
It makes a very good case for learning how to give a ‘Soft Belay’ and wearing a helmet.