Parady gets Chunk O´ Blitz

Parady gets Chunk O´ Blitz

Luke Parady has sent Chunk O´ Blitz, 8a+ bloc, at Pawtuckaway, NH. Luke said that most of the boulders were covered in snow, except...
Andrada anyone?

Andrada anyone?

Our friend Hecor del Campo, not a bad climber himself (8a+ bloc, 8b+ route), reports Dani Andrada in five days sent no less than...
Klem´s two triple 0

Klem´s two triple 0

Late in the year Klem Loskot opened what he says is one of the hardest dyno´s he´s done Golden Fly at Fichtelgebirge. In a...
Troll BICC Results Round 1 Awesome Walls

Troll BICC Results Round 1 Awesome Walls, Liverpool

Senior Men 1 Gareth Parry 2 Adam Dewhurst 3 Steve McClure 4 Chris Cubitt 5 Adrian Baxter 6 Robert Elliot 7 Guy Dixon...
Jourjon keeps ´em comin´

Jourjon keeps ´em comin´

This time J-B Jourjonsent Gourmandise, 8b bloc and without any doubt he´s this far the king of the forrest in 2001. It´s also interesting...
C Bindhammer tries bouldering...

C Bindhammer tries bouldering…

On Jan. 19, Christian Bindhammer managed the first repeat of Coxa Distorta, after one of the crucial holds broke. Christian believes the traverse is...
J-B Jourjon repeats Fatman

J-B Jourjon repeats Fatman, 8b

In our Scorecard system we can see that Jean-Baptiste Jourjon sent Fatman, 8b bloc, last saturday. This was his fourth 8a-or-harder prblem, in Fontainebleau...
Gomez sends the Mandala

Gomez sends the Mandala

Luke Parady a.k.a Gomez, has grabbed the...what, let´s see... Sharma, Graham, Roth, Nicole, ...5th ascent of The Mandala, now down to 8a+ bloc, at...
Dawes slideshow this Sunday

Dawes slideshow this Sunday

"Calling all rabbits!" says Grimer, aka Niall Grimes (charming, we thought). But it´s the invitation to the second of the "Ape Index" slideshows, it´s...
Another 8b bloc for Graham

Another 8b bloc for Graham

Dave Graham has grabbed the 3rd ascent of Ben Moon´s Black lung, 8b bloc, at Joe´s Valley, Utah. Apparently he liked it a lot.
Legrand completes "the hardest route in the South of France"

Legrand completes "the hardest route in the South of France"

France´s five-time World Cup champion Francois Legrand, has completed his long standing project at Les Goudes, Calanques and produced 9a Robi in the Sky....
Jerry strikes!

Jerry strikes!

"Holding up the torch for the fossils" Jerry Moffat is rumored to have added a sitting start to his own problem The Joker at...
Gresham sends M9

Gresham sends M9

On 12 January the Neil Gresham made the first ascent of The Tempest, M9 at Stob coire nan Lochan, near Glencoe, Scotland. The...
The Felix-brothers hits the rock

The Felix-brothers hits the rock

This is not eactly hot news, but never the less interesting. This is the highlights of the year 2000 for the Swiss Felix-brothers, better...
Willenberg is back on top!

Willenberg is back on top!

Thomas Willenberg and Ines Westenhöfer spent most of December in Tessino, Switzerland. Thomas managed the following first ascents Casa Pecora 8b+ bloc...
New law prompts rethink on Denali fees

New law prompts rethink on Denali fees

Under the new Senate Bill S698, the US Department of the Interior must report on the "the suitability and feasibility of recovering the costs...
The Goldfish trombone repeated

The Goldfish trombone repeated

Australian Bouldering reports Fred Nicole has grabbed the second ascent of Sam Edwards´Goldfish Trombone at the Happys in Bishop, California, USA. Fred sent the...
Are you good enough for the SAS

Are you good enough for the SAS, asks BBC?

If you fancy your chances of getting selected for the SAS, then the BBC is looking for 30 people to take part in a...
Super Mammoth repeated

Super Mammoth repeated

Direttissima reports that Francis Hélias has repeated Super Mammouth, 8a+ traversée, in Bleau.
Second female ascent of Midnight Lightning

Second female ascent of Midnight Lightning

California´s Lisa Rands, aged 25, of Bishop, California, has repeated Yosemite´s famous Camp 4 bouldering problem Midnight Lightning (V8/9) , according to Climbing magazine....
Gaskins again

Gaskins again

John Gaskins has finally managed to repeat Ben Moon´s Eight Ball at Gardoms, UK. John confirms the problem´s 8b bloc rating. Some of you...
Nescatelli repeats Zatopek

Nescatelli repeats Zatopek

Giada Verena Roselli Lorenzini reports that Marco Nescatelli has made the first Italian repeat of Axel Franco´s Zatopek, 8c, at Grottone di Sperlonga, Italy....
New 8b slab in Bleau!

New 8b slab in Bleau!

Loic Ledenmat(15?), son of the legend Philippe Ledenmat, is quickly making a name for himself in the woods of Bleau. This time he has...
Jourjon repeats Mad Maxx!

Jourjon repeats Mad Maxx!

Jean-Baptiste Jourjon reports: Hi, I did today the problem opened on monday by Julien Nadiras, Mad Maxx. I came on tuesday and needed 3...
Rands sends Midnight lightning

Rands sends Midnight lightning

Lisa Rands of Bishop, California, has sent the classic mega classic Midnight lightning, 7b+ bloc, at Camp 4, Yosemite. The problem was opened by...

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Alexander Huber: Eine Reise in die Wüste (c) Archiv Alexander Huber

Alexander Huber: Eine Reise in die Wüste

Alexander Huber war zusammen mit Guido Unterwurzacher, Jakob Oberhauser und Read McAdam im Oman unterwegs, um in der weltberühmten Höhle Maljis al Jinn zu klettern.

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SPOC Umlenkrolle mit integrierter Rücklaufsperre (c) EDELRID

Produktvorstellung: SPOC Umlenkrolle von EDELRID

Leicht, kompakt und vielseitig: die Umlenkrolle von EDELRID mit integrierter Rücklaufsperre.

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On Top Klettern

Konstrukteur für Kletteranlagen (m/w/d) und Montagehelfer (m/w/d) bei On Top Klettern...

Die Firma On Top Klettern GmbH gehört zu den Pionieren im Kletterwandbau in Europa. Seit über 20 Jahren entwickelt und fertigt die Firma spezielle Kletterwände, Boulderwände, Klettertürme und Klettergriffe für Freizeit, Sport, Spiel & Therapie.