This years trip to Rocklands showed again that we need something big to wait and train for. The next part of our trip which goes to the sport climbing walls of Waterval Boven!!
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I met Michael Eisenmann in Boven a little while back. In fact, I watched him do Godzilla, his first 32, in just 3 attempts.
The 2015 version of the Waterval Boven guide is ready to download, free of course. It sports a new crag, dozens of new routes and updated info section.
After a long layoff, Brian Weaver is back and sending…
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!