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wingsuit Jean Jacque Quarantine Chronicles Good Vibes – Before Covid 19
By Jean-Jacques Wallis on Mar 27, 2020 | No Comments

Things have slowed down a bit since the Corvid 19 thing but this is just a start of …

Roger Nattrass Roger Nattrass and the Last Days of Gravity (New Route)
By Justin Lawson on Mar 27, 2020 | 2 Comments

Managed a first ascent of my 4-month-project yesterday afternoon, 8hrs before the national lockdown

Blouberg Jikkels Stikkels Frikkels – A new route at Blouberg
By Justin Lawson on Mar 27, 2020 | 2 Comments

Six friends make the first ascent of a new route at Blouberg, a remote cliff in Limpopo, South …

Cool Cat Table Mountain Cool Cat – Table Mountain
By Justin Lawson on Mar 27, 2020 | 3 Comments

Hilton Davies opened Cool Cat, a short, bouldery little route on Fountain Ledge, Table Mountain in December 1979.

Banff Film Festival Banff Mountain Film Festival Films Online for Free
By Justin Lawson on Mar 24, 2020 | 6 Comments

With most events / gatherings being cancelled – BANFF are giving all their shows away for free this …

CityROCK temporary Closure 2020 CityROCK temporary closure
By CityROCK on Mar 16, 2020 | 4 Comments

Dear CityROCKers,  It’s getting real. Fast. Last night our president Cyril Ramaphosa declared a National State of Disaster …

Ondra Olympics Olympic psyche in the media: Ondra’s Race to Tokyo
By CityROCK on Mar 9, 2020 | No Comments

Climbing will make its official Olympic debut in Tokyo this year. The mainstream (non-climbing) media is lapping it …

Steph Davis wingsuit Witteberg Mountain Rescue – 2020
By Jeff Ayliffe on Feb 24, 2020 | 1 Comment

The first in a series of videos covering the crew involved with the technical rescue of an injured …

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Ozone layer is recovering and restoring wind circulation
Mar 30, 2020 | No Comments

A survey showed that the ozone layer is recovering and regenerating the circulation of winds throughout the planet, especially in the Southern Hemisphere

RUNNER VS BASE JUMPER – The Romsdalshorn Challenge
Mar 27, 2020 | No Comments

Base Jumper Tom Erik Heimen and trail runner Kilian Jornet “raced” up & down the iconic Romsdalshorn in Norway.

CityROCK temporary closure
Mar 16, 2020 | 4 Comments

Dear CityROCKers,  It’s getting real. Fast. Last night our president Cyril Ramaphosa declared a National State of Disaster regarding the COVID-19 outbreak. We applaud and support this decision. CityROCK will …

Rocklands Highline Meeting 2020
Mar 5, 2020 | No Comments

The 7th edition of the South African Highline Meeting will be hosted at De Pakhuys in Rocklands over the Easter weekend, 10-13 April 2020.

100 Routes in a Day
Mar 2, 2020 | 2 Comments

In April 2020 a group of rock climbing enthusiasts will tackle the challenge of climbing 100 routes each in a single day.

Montagu Rock Rally 2020
Feb 20, 2020 | 1 Comment

Due to the Corona Virus, The Montagu Rock Rally is postponed until further notice. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Help Jethro get back into the mountains!
Feb 4, 2020 | No Comments

After finally finding my passion in life at 28 years old, I slowly started dedicating my life to it.

Boven: climbing and permits – let’s talk
Feb 4, 2020 | 1 Comment

Boven: climbing and permits – let’s talk.  This survey has been prepared by the Johannesburg section leadership of the Mountain Club of South Africa (MCSA) in partnership with Tranquilitas Adventure …

Join for FREE at CityROCK
Jan 27, 2020 | No Comments

CityROCK Johannesburg and CityROCK Cape Town are both running a NO JOINING FEE special until the 20th of February 2020.

Expedition Antarctica – Swiss extreme sports woman Caro North travels the Drake Passage
Jan 24, 2020 | No Comments

Ice climbing, ski mountaineering and sailing the open water for days through the infamous Drake Passage