Perspective: Daniel Woods (c) Petzl Sport

American Petzl athletes are out in Catalonia for the winter and spring climbing season. For some, it’s their first experience, and others; it has been routine for years.

Mich Kemeter (c) Frank Kretschmann

Eine abwechslungsreiche 120m lange Linie, die durch eine der wohl eindrucksvollsten Wandzonen im rechten Teil der "Catalunya wall" in der Mont-Rebei verläuft.

Hazel Findlay: From shoulder operation to sending 8c (c) teamBMC

A personal and revealing portrait into the demands of being a professional climber. Features unique behind-the-scenes footage and inspiring shots of one of Hazel's hardest sends: Mind Control (8c) at Oliana.

Patxi Usobiaga on "Pachamama" (9a+/b) (c) PucSeriestraining

Patxi Usobiaga takes us through the process of what it was like to climb a route he had attempted 8 years ago in Oliana, Spain when he felt he was at his peak. That was before his life changed and climbing took a backseat.

Jernej Kruder on 'Catalan Witness the Fitness' (FB 8C) (c) Jernej Kruder

Jernej Kruder sends Chris Sharma's test piece "Catalan witness the fitness" 8c in Cova del ocell, Spain.

Tom Bolger on 'Victima Perez' (9a) (c) MadSkillz Media

After struggling for years with injuries, Tom Bolger is finally back on form, sending his 10-th 9a with a a rare repeat of Victima Perez in Margalefs Finestra sector.

Matty Hong climbing in Spain (c) Petzl Sport

When Matty Hong sets out to accomplish something, like sending two 5.15a routes in Spain, there's nothing that can stop him from attaining his goal. During his spring trip to Spain, Matty applied himself to no end to make quick work of La Rambla in Siurana and Joe Mama in Oliana.

Oliana: Good Times 2017 (c) Sharma Channel

It's incredible to come back to Oliana year after year and see how this cliff has become an international epicenter for high end sport climbing. It's given me the opportunity to enjoy many special moments with good friends, trying hard routes together and having fun!

El Desfiladero de La Hermida (c) Roca Verde

Finally it's here! The long-awaited guide to "El Desfiladero de La Hermida", the incredible valley which borders the Picos de Europa in north-west Spain, is at the printers and will be available in shops very soon.

GRIGRI+: Neues Sicherungsgerät von Petzl (c) Petzl/Lafouche

Petzl erweitert sein Angebot an halbautomatischen Sicherungsgeräten um ein neues Modell. Das GRIGRI+ eignet sich besonders für Kletteranfänger und Veranstalter von Kursen: Die Anti-Panik-Funktion sowie ein spezieller Nachstiegsmodus maximieren die Sicherheit für Einsteiger.



150 Jahre DAV: Erste Infos zum Jubiläumsjahr 2019 (c) Deutscher Alpenverein

Im kommenden Jahr feiert der Deutsche Alpenverein seinen 150. Geburtstag. Die Bandbreite der Themen und Termine ist riesig.