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A Journey to Spitzkoppe
By Zee van Zyl on Apr 2, 2021 | 1 Comment

Daniel wanted an epic adventure and so I mentioned a climb I had always wanted to do, Spitzkoppe, …

IFSC African Continental Championships Highlights
By CityROCK on Mar 26, 2021 | No Comments

We are beyond psyched to share this excellent video of the best moments from the IFSC African Continental …

Teodor Iliev Tribute to Teodor Tzvetanov Iliev:
By Jeremy Colenso on Feb 23, 2021 | 14 Comments

I first met Teo at the lower cable way station on the 8th of December 2017.

Beal Birdie recall for inspection
By CityROCK on Feb 19, 2021 | No Comments

We have recently been made aware of the Beal Birdie recall for inspection. 

Le Bombe Bleu Mythical route: Le Bombé Bleu (Buoux), the impossible challenge ?
By Justin Lawson on Feb 19, 2021 | No Comments

“Le bombé Bleu” is a very infamous route bolted by Marc Le Menestrel bolted in the 90’s.

Crime Map Cape Town Table Mountain users demand answers from SANParks
By Justin Lawson on Feb 16, 2021 | 3 Comments

John Maytham talks to Andy Davies from Friends of Table Mountain about safety on Table Mountain.

Bloem bouldering Bloem Bouldering: Part 1
By Wesley Black on Feb 15, 2021 | No Comments

Some selected boulders around the beautiful city of Bloemfontein

Adam and Tommy Adam Ondra and Tommy Caldwell talk | Working on El Cap | Dawn Wall and big walls climbing
By Justin Lawson on Feb 12, 2021 | No Comments

big wall climbing experience in general, its connection to sport climbing, the future of El Cap, and the …

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IFSC African Continental Championships Highlights
Mar 26, 2021 | No Comments

We are beyond psyched to share this excellent video of the best moments from the IFSC African Continental Championships, held at CityROCK Cape Town in December 2020.

Beal Birdie recall for inspection
Feb 19, 2021 | No Comments

We have recently been made aware of the Beal Birdie recall for inspection. 

Viagra: The Hidden Mountain Medicine?
Feb 17, 2021 | No Comments

A German study published nearly two decades ago found that the little blue pill had remarkable impact mitigating the effects of hypoxia (lack of oxygen) for mountaineers and trekkers on …

Earle Struggs Part 2 – The conclusion to Mason Earle’s first ascent battle on the Hondo Off Width.
Feb 17, 2021 | No Comments

In the world of rock climbing challenges can come in many forms, but perhaps none are more feared or revered than hard off-widths.

Brazilian Line – A new route big wall rock climbing adventure in Brazil
Feb 2, 2021 | No Comments

A maverick bunch of Brits go big wall hunting in Brazil. Lead by pioneering legend Mike ‘Twid’ Turner accompanied by Steve Long who invite some youth on the trip in …

2021 Everest Season in Limbo as Pandemic Rages On
Jan 27, 2021 | No Comments

In light of the ongoing pandemic, many operators are cancelling their Mount Everest 2021 expeditions while others are going ahead.

B.A.S.E – a wingsuit and FPV performance
Jan 26, 2021 | No Comments

B.A.S.E – A brief moment somewhere else, weightlessness.

Rock Climbing Researchers Solve Key Question for Subsea Cable-Laying
Jan 25, 2021 | No Comments

What does a rock climbing belay device have in common with a subsea cable installation vessel?

Colorado Granite V9-V16
Jan 21, 2021 | No Comments

Daniel Woods, Isabelle Faus, Sean Bailey, and Griffin Whiteside—send hard Colorado granite problems up to V16.

A Nepali Team Just Made the First Winter Ascent of K2
Jan 19, 2021 | No Comments

January 16, a team of ten Sherpas and Nepalis stood on K2’s summit, located on the border between Pakistan and China.K2