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Steve McClure breaks the 14th grade in Mexico

Steve McClure breaks the 14th grade in Mexico

Quietly, and without much fuss, Britain´s Steve McClure has recently completed a new route ´In Rage´ on the Outrage Wall at El Potrero Chico,...
S Ulmonova kicks American ass

S Ulmonova kicks American ass

Sam Edwards reports from the US: Here´s some news from Bishop California. Simona Ulmonova a burly strong 24 year old from the Czech...
Steve Haston repeats M.I.

Steve Haston repeats M.I.

Stevie Haston has grabbed the 2nd ascent of Bubu´s Mission Impossible, probably M11.
What´sMauro been up to?

What´sMauro been up to?

Well, Italian, Mauro Calibani has kept himself busy lately. Visiting the bouldering area Cubo at Valle d´Aosta, he sent La Scelta 8a+ bloc in...
new 8b+ bloc...again

new 8b+ bloc…again

Direttissima reports Olivier Lebreton has returned to his Hip Hop to sitstart it, resulting in the third 8b+ bloc in the forrest Hip Hop...
Ian Vickers repeats Sharma V12 problem

Ian Vickers repeats Sharma V12 problem

Ian Vickers, usually best known as a fantastic on-sighter of precarious routes requiring steady nerves and masses of controlled technique, has repeated Chris Sharma´s...
Troll BICC Results Round 2 Welsh International Climbing Centre

Troll BICC Results Round 2 Welsh International Climbing Centre

Senior Men 1 Steve McClure2 Gareth Parry3 Guy Dixon 4 Chris Cubitt5 Robert Elliot6 Kristian Clemmow7 Richard Bingham8 Adrian Baxter9 Adam Dewhurst10 John...
On Everest

On Everest, will Irvine be the next discovery?

The search for the body of Andrew Irvine, who disappeared with George Mallory high on the north-east ridge of Everest, on June 8 1924,...
Erstbegehung am St.Bernadino Pass

Erstbegehung am St.Bernadino Pass

In den Sommerferien haben Hilmar Klink und Johannes Höfer eine Route am St.Bernadino Pass onsight erstbegangen. Dabei wurden keine Haken, sondern nur Klemmkeile verwendet....
Another climbing wall for Sheffield

Another climbing wall for Sheffield

Sheffield University is undertaking a big indoor climbing development, converting a large part of a huge sports hall into a climbing wall or two...
Uli Lindental in Bleau

Uli Lindental in Bleau

uli l. treibt sich mal wieder für einen monat in bleau rum. heute konnte er in nur 10 versuchen duell fb 8a klettern. seine...
Bole sends

Bole sends

Italian photographer Andrea Gallo reports: Mauro Bubu Bole climbed on january 31 what could surely be the hardest mixed route in the...
AG Klettern & Naturschutz im Odenwald e.V.

AG Klettern & Naturschutz im Odenwald e.V.

Am Mittwoch, den 28.02.2001, 19:30 Uhr, findet die jährliche Einzelmitgliederversammlung der Arbeitsgemeinschaft Klettern und Naturschutz im Odenwald statt. Ort: Gasthof "Neues Ludwigstal", Strahlenberger Str....
R. Kelly sends 8a bloc

R. Kelly sends 8a bloc

R. Kelly, better known as the slimiest soul singer alive, and to some as Matt Adams, Sweden´s latest Aussie-import, yesterday grabbed the 3rd ascent...
Bald wieder Frühling!

Bald wieder Frühling!

Es wird wieder Frühling! Nach unbestätigten Gerüchten soll es auch dieses Jahr wieder Frühling werden. Für Kletterer heisst das: Seil ausm Keller geholt und...
Die erste News in der Datenbank

Die erste News in der Datenbank

So - nun ist es also soweit. Es kann mit den News in dieser Datenbank losgehen. Das hier ist also mein finaler Test. Also:...
New area correspondent for Scotland - report those routes!

New area correspondent for Scotland – report those routes!

We don´t seem to have enough Scottish news on the site, but it´s not for want of trying. On The Edge now has a...
See the new Slackjaw ("Hard Grit") film

See the new Slackjaw ("Hard Grit") film, Equilibrium, and hear Dave Turnbull talk

Sunday February 11 is the date for the next Ape Index show in Sheffield - Dave Turnbull describes radical British seacliff climbing (get his...
New 8b+ bloc in Bleau

New 8b+ bloc in Bleau

This time it´s Sebastien Frigault´s turn to sugest the 8b+ grade. The name of the new contender for the hardest problem in the forrest...
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...
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Katharina Saurwein (c) KVÖ

KVÖ: Vorfreude auf den Saisonstart und die Highlights 2021

Rückblick, Ausblick, Einblick. Unter diesem Motto fand im Bundesleistungszentrum im Kletterzentrum Innsbruck die Saisonauftakt-Pressekonferenz des Kletterverband Österreichs statt.

PRODUKTE

'Die Angst, Dein bester Freund' von Alexander Huber (c) Malik Verlag

Buchvorstellung: “Die Angst, Dein bester Freund” von Alexander Huber

Kann Angst, dieses lähmende Gefühl, eine positive Emotion sein? Für Extremkletterer Alexander Huber ist sie ein lebenswichtiger Begleiter.

PANORAMA

'Die Angst, Dein bester Freund' von Alexander Huber (c) Malik Verlag

Buchvorstellung: “Die Angst, Dein bester Freund” von Alexander Huber

Kann Angst, dieses lähmende Gefühl, eine positive Emotion sein? Für Extremkletterer Alexander Huber ist sie ein lebenswichtiger Begleiter.