NEUESTE BEITRÄGE

Training With Adam Ondra (Part 2) (c) EpicTV

Passion, true passion, means still loving what you do even when it gets painful, even when it pushes you to the edge of your ability. And that passion is at the core of Adam Ondra's relationship with climbing and although he's now heading into the Kotelna Gym for his third training session of the day, for the seventh day in a row, he doesn't lack for motivation.
IFSC World Youth Championships 2015 in Arco: Jongwon Chon (c) Giulio Malfer / planetmountain.com

There’s no point denying it. We’re in Arco. And so two Italians in the running for the Youth B World Champion title cannot leave the home crowd indifferent. Also because the first, Filip Schenk, dominated the first two heats.
Training With Adam Ondra (Part 1) (c) EpicTV

Athletes like Adam Ondra aren't simply born, they're made. And as we're about to discover, the making takes time, dedication and more than a dash of masochism. Adam has dedicated himself to pushing the sport of climbing further than it ever has been before.
Reisegepäckserie Eagle Creek Activate (c) Eagle Creek

Rollen, heben, tragen oder ziehen? Rucksack, Tasche oder Rollgepäckstück? Mit dem Reisegepäck der Activate Serie von Eagle Creek muss man sich nicht mehr für eines entscheiden. Ob solo auf Businesstrip oder im Urlaub mit der Familie - durch die Kombination aus Rucksack bzw. Duffel und einem einfachen Rollgepäckstück sind die Activate-Modelle immer der richtige Begleiter.
The 5th Woman Ever To Climb 9a Has A Full-Time Job (c) EpicTV

In the summer of 2014, Mar Álvarez became the 5th woman in history to climb the grade of 9a/5.14d. This was made even more impressive by the fact that Mar is not a professional climber and actually works full-time as a firefighter in order to support her climbing.

VIDEOS

Magic Wood Summer Trip 2015 By Toshi Takeuchi (c) Toshi Takeuchi

Toshi Takeuchi made movie about 5 lines he climbed at his Magic Wood bouldering rock trip this summer 2015. He managed to climb "Never Ending Story" (8B+), "Darksakai" (8B), "Riverbed" (8B), "Steppenwolf" (8B) and "Practice of the wild" (8C).

Sportklettern & Bouldern

Delaney Miller: Hometown Crusher from Frisco, Texas (c) EpicTV

Great climbers aren't born, they're made and the place that they learn their craft is what makes them who they are. From the people around them to their local climbing spots, it all feeds into the type of athlete they become just as our earliest climbing experiences shape our climbing style and future expectations.
Jonathan Hörst sending Rodeo Free Europe (5.14a/8b+) (c) Training4Climbing

12-year-old Jonathan Hörst climbing his third 5.14a/8b+. July 2015. Wild Iris, Wyoming. In August 2015, Jonathan climbed is fourth 5.14a, Dead Souls, at American Fork Canyon, UT.

WETTKAMPFKLETTERN

Soulmoves Süd gehen in die 8te Runde (c) Boulderwelt München Ost

Macht euch locker, wetzt die Gummisohlen und packt eure Superkräfte aus! Nach dem Sommer, wenn die Temperaturen wieder etwas boulder-freundlicher werden, erwarten euch auch in diesem Jahr wieder drei spannende Runden Soulmoves Süd.

EVENTS

IMS 2015: Das Bergerlebnisfestival der Begegnungen (c) Piotr Drozdz

Der Kiku. International Mountain Summit (IMS) schnürt wieder den Programmrucksack. Vom 12. bis 18. Oktober blickt die Bergwelt nach Brixen in Südtirol. Erlebnisse am und im Berg, Begegnungen mit Bergmenschen und die Auseinandersetzung mit dem inneren Berg stehen im Mittelpunkt des Festivals.

SOCIAL MEDIA

TIPP DER REDAKTION

Leo Houlding und Team durchsteigen die Mirror Wall in Grönland (c) Berghaus, Matt Pycroft, Coldhouse Collective

Leo Houlding, britischer Bergsteiger und Berghaus-Athlet, gelang auf einer Expedition vom 25. Juni bis 28. Juli 2015 gemeinsam mit seinem Team - Joe Möhle, Matt Pickles, Matt Pycroft und Waldo Etherington - die Erstbesteigung der Nordwestwand der 1.200 Meter hohen Mirror Wall in Grönland.

PRODUKTE

The Young Savages - Die jungen Wilden (c) Panico Alpinverlag

Der opulente Bildband "The Young Savages" der österreichischen Fotografin Claudia Ziegler gibt einen intimen Einblick in die Lebens- und Gedankenwelt der jungen Kletter-Avant-Garde. Sie war oft mehrere Tage bei den herausragenden Talenten zu Gast und hat sie in ihrem Alltag begleitet.