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So far in 2015 the MCSA JHB & Magalies Sections & Boven Fund have spent a combined R15,250 on hardware for equipping and bolt replacement.
Waterval Boven, aka ‘The Restaurant at the end of the Universe’, is South Africa’s premier sport climbing destination and one of the best climbing venues on the whole of the African continent.
Interview with South African filmmaker (and climbing gym owner) Robert Breyer. South Africa is mostly known for ‘The Rocklands’ bouldering, however The ‘African Fusion’ film blows that all out of the water!
We were greeted by a great Africaans farmer called Alwyn who managed the site. He was happy that we were staying and in no time at all we were in his bakkie (africaans for pick-up truck) getting a ride around the site as he showed us all the different cliffs.
This has been a weird year for me in terms of climbing. The year started off with a pull injury, progressed to a broken finger / ligament tear and then ended with a major knee surgery.
Hamer brothers and Jose climbing in South Africa!
Ed climbing ‘Pit Fighter’ (8a+) Waterval Boven, South Africa 2014
Matt Bush one of South Africa and the world’s best free solo climbers had recently made a trip out to Water Fall Boven, where he expressed “Freedom Of Movement”
This was everybody’s first time on a highline. It was a daunting 30m line that was wonky at its best. I loved the energy and enthusiasm. Well done everybody!