When the wind blows your rope sideways and hair into your eyes, coronavirus is unlikely to get a grip on you. The setting for this safe ascent: CityROCK in Cape Town, under lockdown level 3.
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Whichever way you look at it route setting demands everything of a route setter mentally and physically.
Denmark is now home to an 80 meter high climbing wall, which claims to be the highest in the world!
Guy Holwill and his family have been unfortunate ‘early’ contractors of the COVID-19 virus and last week, Robert Breyer caught up with Guy via Zoom
Get your chalk-covered paws on this Yellowwood guide if you like wild places, some of the best adventure climbing in the country, or, if just want to marvel at the spectacular walls and dreamy stances.
We hope that this re-opening proposal will see indoor climbing facilities being opened, allowing us to climb, athletes to train and facility co-ordinators to make a living, but also within the constraints of keeping all members safe.
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Due to the announcement that gatherings of more than 100 people are now prohibited, we will be temporarily closing our doors from Wednesday the 18th of March onwards.
Climbing will make its official Olympic debut in Tokyo this year. The mainstream (non-climbing) media is lapping it up and we don’t blame them – climbing is pretty darn cool!
Due to the Corona Virus, The Montagu Rock Rally is postponed until further notice. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
Chris Cosser smashed the South African Speed Climbing record on the 25th of January, putting down a time of 6.96 seconds at the recent National Selection Event for the Africa Cup.