Melloblocco 2013 - Day Three: Bouldering calm

Melloblocco 2013 – Day Three: Bouldering calm

Climbing in all its forms hallmarked day 3 of Melloblocco, the world's largest international climbing and bouldering meeting in Val di Mello - Val Masino. Despite the rain people climbed and took part in a thousand different ways on the boulder problems covered by the Lombardy Mountain Guides.
Melloblocco 2013 - Day One: Chinese lanterns fill the sky

Melloblocco 2013 – Day One: Chinese lanterns fill the sky

[Saturday 27/04/2013] Last night marked the start of the 10th Melloblocco, the festival that will transform Val di Mello - Val Masino into the world's capital for bouldering and climbing until Sunday 5 May.
Melloblocco 2013: 10 years of history

Melloblocco 2013: 10 years of history, climbing and culture in Val di Mello –...

Melloblocco returns to Val di Mello - Val Masino from 26 April to 5 May. This is the world's biggest international bouldering and climbing meeting. This edition will be remembered not only because it marks the 10th anniversary of what has become much more than simply a classic climbing event, thanks to the number of participants and the spirit that distinguishes it.
Melloblocco 2012 and the desire to be there

Melloblocco 2012 and the desire to be there

Sunday 6 May 2012. The final day of the 9th Melloblocco ended with some magic by Russian Alexey Rubtsov who managed to send, in the rain, the problem Ombre Multidimensionali. 2200 climbers took part in the event. The competition was won by Shauna Coxsey, Michele Caminati, Anthony Gullsten and Alexey Rubtsov.
A grandiose Melloblocco 2012 withstands the rain

A grandiose Melloblocco 2012 withstands the rain

Saturday, May 5, 2012. Val Masino - Val di Mello: rain didn't stop play. More than 200 new climbers arrived this rainy morning, which provided a "damp" top by Adam Ondra and numerous occasions to meet other climbers. More than 2000 Melloblockers remain firm in the valley, ready to climb tomorrow on the final day of the world's biggest international bouldering meeting.
Grip

Grip, magic and boulders galore at the start of Melloblocco 2012

Friday, May 4, 2012: After yesterday's inauguration, the ninth edition of Melloblocco kicked off officially today in Val Masino - Val di Mello, Italy.
Melloblocco 2012: Day One and the sea of new boulder problems

Melloblocco 2012: Day One and the sea of new boulder problems

Numerous Melloblockers have already arrived Val Masino - Val di Mello to inaugurate Melloblocco 2012. The magnificent, new boulder problems of this 9th edition have been revealed, as well as those used for the competition. As always, these are all marked on the treasure map drawn by master route setter and artist Simone Pedeferri.
Melloblocco 2012: The Bouldering Community returns to Val Masino

Melloblocco 2012: The Bouldering Community returns to Val Masino

The ninth Melloblocco, the world's most important bouldering meeting, takes place in Val Masino, Sondrio, Italy from 3 - 6 May 2012. Choose Melloblocco, discover the Bouldering Community!
James Pearson gelingt "Joy Division" (MSL 8b) im Val di Mello

James Pearson gelingt „Joy Division“ (MSL 8b) im Val di Mello

Die Route am Monte Qualido in Val di Mello, Italien, setzt sich aus den Teilen von drei einzelnen Routen zusammen - "Forse si, Forse no", "Mellodramma" und "Melat".

TIPP DER REDAKTION

Bronze für Jakob Schubert beim Boulder Weltcup 2019 in Wujiang (CHN) (c) KVÖ, Roman Krajnik, Nikita Tsarev

Bronze für Jakob Schubert beim Boulder Weltcup 2019 in Wujiang (CHN)

Vom 3. - 5. Mai fanden in Wujiang (CHN) der dritte Speed Weltcup und der vierte Boulder Weltcup der Saison 2019 statt. Jakob Schubert fand in beeindruckender Manier zurück in die Erfolgsspur.

PRODUKTE

'Nur der Berg ist mein Boss' von Christoph Hainz (c) Tyrolia-Verlag

Buchvorstellung: „Nur der Berg ist mein Boss“ von Christoph Hainz

Das Leben des Südtiroler Extremkletterers und Bergführers Christoph Hainz ist unmittelbar mit den Bergen seiner Heimat verbunden. Aufgewachsen in einfachsten Verhältnissen auf einem Bergbauernhof im Mühlwalder Tal, gilt er heute als einer der vielseitigsten und unkonventionellsten Allround-Alpinisten seiner Generation.

PANORAMA

Michael Füchsle: Vom Rollstuhlfahrer an den Felsen (c) Archiv Füchsle

Michael Füchsle: Vom Rollstuhlfahrer an den Felsen

Der ehemalige Kletterprofi Michael Füchsle hat sich nach lebensbedrohlichen Krankheiten wieder zurückgekämpft und seine Leidenschaft im Jahr 2013 wieder zu einem festen Bestandteil seines Lebens gemacht.