Buttermilks

Buttermilks

First Ascent of "Gnocchi" in Bishop, California (c) Black Owl Media

Black Owl Media met Elliot Faber while on a bouldering in "The Buttermilks," a popular climbing spot located near Bishop California. He told Black Owl Media he had a cool FA project he had been working on for a couple of years and that he felt like he was going to complete it the next day.

Early birds in Bishop - Eat, sleep, boulder and repeat (c) Triple M Production

Manuel Mast and Mia Eckstein spent 14 days during christmas and new year in Bishop, like hundreds of others. So they get up early and start their day at 5:30 am, when most were still sleeping.

Nalle Hukkataival climbs V15 first ascent despite a badly injured leg (c) EpicTV

Nalle Hukkataival has had a pretty up and down start to 2015. It didn't begin well when he sliced open his calf in a bouldering fall. However, he's already back in action, and how! He's made the first ascent of a plum line in Red Rocks, Nevada, called it "Kintsugi" and graded it 8C.

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DAV Bergunfallstatistik 2016/17 (c) DAV/Wolfgang Ehn

So gering war das Risiko noch nie, beim Bergsport tödlich zu verunglücken. In den Jahren 2016 und 2017 sind insgesamt 71 DAV-Mitglieder in den Bergen ums Leben gekommen, das entspricht einem Rückgang um 28% im Vergleich zum Berichtszeitraum davor.