Norwegian news

Norwegian news

Today (Sunday) Dag Hagen became the third man to succeed on Martin Reimers´ Pump fiction at Fetsund. The number of Norwegian 8b+-climbers is...
Hirayama once again

Hirayama once again

Yuji Hirayama strikes again. This time he has repeated Manfred Stuffer´s aptly named master piece Underground, 8c+, at the Pueblo in Massone, Italy. ...
Who´s Laurent Vigouroux?

Who´s Laurent Vigouroux?

News reporter Raoul Duke reports: The French Alps got its first 8c+ this summer when Laurent Vigouroux who has previously climbed a bunch...
The Polish 8c-epidemic

The Polish 8c-epidemic

Rafal Moucka has made the long awaited second ascent of Prawie wszystko na sprzeda, 8c, at Podzamczu. Rafal believes the grade of the route...
New 8a+ bloc in Font

New 8a+ bloc in Font

Christian Roumegoux has opened a sitstart to Mongolito, 8a bloc. The new problem checks in at 8a+ bloc. Christian has earlier sent problems...
3rd ascent of The true...

3rd ascent of The true…

Yesterday, Jakob Andrén made the third ascent of Patrik Gelin´s problem The true blond Swedish nympho, 8a bloc, at Flaten, Stockholm. The true... is...
Graham sends 8a+ blocs

Graham sends 8a+ blocs

Dave Graham has, this past summer, kept himself busy in the Rocky Mountain National Park, opening hard problems left and right. His most...
2nd FA of Morrison Hotel

2nd FA of Morrison Hotel

This Saturday Norwegian, Yngve Røe made a 2nd first ascent of Morrison Hotel at Megaløkenhavna, outside Oslo. The former 8b-route lost a key hold...
Schlotter sends 8c+

Schlotter sends 8c+

This past saturday German, Michael Schlotter made the third ascent, after Fred Nicole and Eric Talmadge, of Enfant de Bohême, a 14 meter 8c+,...
New route byVigiani - Larcher

New route byVigiani – Larcher

The Roberto Vigiani/Rolando Larcher-team, the same team who put up Hotel Supramonte on Sardinia, strikes again. On the Marmolada in the Italian Dolomites, they...
New Polish 8c

New Polish 8c

Sebastian Wutke has made the 4th ascent of Mateusz Kilarski´s Pijane Trojkaty, 8c, established in 1993, at Podzamcze.
Yuji sends two 8c+´s

Yuji sends two 8c+´s

Just before the Rock Master in Arco, Yuji Hirayama showed great form by doing the 7th(?) ascent of Noia, 8c+, at Andonno, Italy. ...
Matt Bransby´s body returned to UK

Matt Bransby´s body returned to UK

The body of Matthew Bransby, who died when his anchor failed while abseiling in Greenland, has been brought back to Britain. Matt, who was...

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