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Kilian Fischhuber 8c at Boven + 2nd Ascent of Digital Warfare
On the 29th of June multiple world Cup Bouldering Champ Kilian Fischhuber tied into a rope at Waterfall Boven for a few days and opened the Shear Force open project at the Right Wing.
Rocklands Bouldering at Bushman’s Cave
For the 2014 Bouldering Season, there is NO CHARGE for bouldering permits at the Bushman’s Cave & Taj Mahal areas and we’ve got the full topo for you to download for free.
No Monday Blues
No Monday blues for Clinton Martinengo who recently sent two of his projects after patiently waiting out the week of rain.
Garvin’s Big 40th Charity Climb
So what I need to tell you about is my upcoming attempt at climbing 40 Routes In A Day. I will be doing a charity climb to raise money for the Eyabantwana Childrens Trust.
Rockstock 2014 – International Airstar World Championships
Rockstock 2014 – The International Airstar World Championships are back, taking place on the 2nd of August at De Pakhuys Campground!
New Boven Guide – Get Your Photo on the Cover!
A New Boven Guide will be available for download at the end of August – get your photo on the cover!
Leif Gasch and Kris Hampton take on an unclimbed Todd Skinner line called ‘Strawberry Roan’.
Deep Water Solo Quarry
Eli is found in a small beautiful quarry in Western Massachusetts perfect for Deep Water Solo routes.
2014 Psicobloc Masters – Preview
The Psicobloc Masters Series is back for a second year at the Utah Olympic Park
First Ascent: Bare Essentials
A family movie with just the bare essentials…
Edu Marín Makes His Climbing Comeback On Analógica Natural 8c+/9a
After snapping a tendon in competition, Edu Marín spent a long time recovering and getting back into fighting shape.
Dreams: A Year of Alpine Adventure
After suffering from a case of frostbite, American Alpine Institute instructor and guide Tad McCrea took to the mountains for some recovery.
3 New Belay Devices From DMM
DMM have released three new belay devices.
Tibetans High Altitude Gene inherited from Archaic Humans
Tibetans, who thrive in an oxygen-scarce, high altitude environment that leaves most gasping for breath, may have inherited their ability to adapt from an ancient human ancestor discovered just four years ago.
Tony Yaniro – Grand Illusion
25 Jul 2014: South Africa | 2 Comments
Toni Yaniro discusses his 1979 FA of Grand Illusion, (31), at Sugarloaf, CA
Event: Pretoria Slackline Movement
Come join us for a day of Slacklining and fun in the chilly sun. The event takes place on the 2nd of August in Pretoria at Jan Celliers Park. Lines up at 10:00 AM. https://www.facebook.com/events/443132559162249/?ref=22