Smith repeats Le Surplomb

Smith repeats Le Surplomb

WebCrag reports Scottsman Malcolm Smith has repeated the famous Le Surplomb at Vallée de la Mee, Fontainebleau.
Savage returns to the stage

Savage returns to the stage

After a couple of weeks of beach bumming, Stefan "Savage" Pettersson finally dragged his lazy ass to the gramps. After a few days of...
Dave´s latest sends

Dave´s latest sends

Dave Graham has, during the last three weeks of rain, kept sending. Here we go... The Maxx, 8a/8a+, and L´integrale both on the...
Mr Hoette once again

Mr Hoette once again

Matt Adams reports: Nathan Hoette has just made the 3rd ascent ofNicotine 8b(31) at the Gallery, Grampians. "It went down pretty easily , almost...
Naughty Natan strikes

Naughty Natan strikes, update

In the Grampians, Australia, Nathan Hoette of Perth has made the second ascent of Who´s a Naughty Boy 8b+/8c(32/33). Well that’s the grade Garth...
More Oz sends

More Oz sends

Andy Beckworth´s Boulderlounge reports: James Scarborough , from Sydney, made the 3rd ascent of Alpha leather, 8b+(32), in the Blue Mountains. James took 18...
Rands again

Rands again

Webcrag reports: Lisa Rands climbed Beautiful Gecko, V10 (7c/c+), at the Sad Boulders (in the Ice Caves) on November 7th. It was her second...
Uhden sends Baby-basher

Uhden sends Baby-basher

Last wednesday Marietta Uhden succeeded on Toni Lamprecht´s Baby-Basher, 8b+(10+), at Kochel, Germany. This was Marietta´s fourth 8b+ after, Happy biceps to you,...
New German prodigy

New German prodigy

Wolfgang Meister, ever heard the name before? Well, chances are you´re going to hear it again in the future. This 20-year-old from Merbach, Germany...
Rands sends 7c+ bloc

Rands sends 7c+ bloc

Lisa Rands continued her good form through the end of November sending Moonraker, V9/7b+/c bloc at the Buttermilks on Thanksgiving Day. Five days later...
Dave undoes Fatman...

Dave undoes Fatman…

Turns out Dave was misinformed: "Ive got some annoying news, when I first did Fatman, this french guy showed me the two starting holds,...
More France

More France

Yann Ghesquiers has repeated Fatal mambo, 8c+, at Chorances. Phillipe Mussato has sent an old project at La Balme not far from...
Graham gets the hang of Font style

Graham gets the hang of Font style

Dave Graham has now adapted to the style in Font. This is his report: "Reporting in from Fontainebleau, I sent some cool problems despite...
Rouhling related news

Rouhling related news

Our French reporter Jon Smedsaas reports: "Yuji and Daï Koyamada has paid a visit to Fred Rouhling at Charente, managed to flash a few...
Ueli Gygax´ summer ticks

Ueli Gygax´ summer ticks

Ueli Gygax has had a productive summer/fall. His new problems include: Mikrokosmos 8a bloc(repeated by Markus Bock) Karabenemsi 8a bloc(also repeated by...
Lisa Rands is HOT

Lisa Rands is HOT

The Webcrag reports: "Former southern California resident Lisa Rands has continued to impress since moving to the town of Bishop located on the Eastside...
Andy Harris can dance!

Andy Harris can dance!

Andy "crimping" Harris from Sheffield S7 has repeated Dead can´t dance, 8a+ bloc/V12 in the Grampians, Australia. About the problem and grade he...
Direct finish to Gaia

Direct finish to Gaia

Charlie Woodburn has done a direct finish to the fearsome Gaia, itself E8 6c (and done in March 1986), at Black Rocks, UK. He´s...
Nadiras is hot again

Nadiras is hot again

Julien Nadiras (20) has repeated Total Eclipse, 8a+ bloc and la Direct de la Mee 8a+ bloc in Fontainebleau. Nadiras is no stranger to...
Sam Edwards opens 8b bloc

Sam Edwards opens 8b bloc

Tassie lad, Sam Edwards has sent a much tried project (after about 5 days of trying) at the Happy boulders called Goldfish Trombone and...
Bocki goes wild

Bocki goes wild

Classic Rock reports Markus Bock has repeated Ueli Gygax´ Franks wild years, 8b bloc, at Cresciano, Switzerland, and confirmed the grade.
Pietro Dal Prà frees Hotel Supramonte

Pietro Dal Prà frees Hotel Supramonte

From Planet Mountain At the end of October and start of November the Italian Mountain Guide Pietro Dal Prà travelled to Sardinia to...
Good conditions in Font

Good conditions in Font

Olivier Lebreton is enjoying the good conditions in Fontainebleau. Not only has he opened a new 8a+ bloc, Hip Hop, in Boissy aux Cailles,...
Ben´s 8b bloc...confusion

Ben´s 8b bloc…confusion

As it turns out 8 ball wasn´t a new problem at all...John Gaskins: I just thought I´d tell you that Ben Moon´s new problem...
US invation in Fontainebleau

US invation in Fontainebleau

Fontainebleau is more or less invaded by Americans at the moment. Steven Jeffery has looked the most impressive so far, with fast ascent of...

TIPP DER REDAKTION

Siebe Vanhee klettert 'Orbayu' (8c MSL) frei an einem Tag (c) Archiv Siebe Vanhee

Siebe Vanhee klettert „Orbayu“ (8c MSL) frei an einem Tag

Am Samstag, den 25. Juli 2020, gelingt dem belgischen Bergsteiger Siebe Vanhee die freie Begehung der mystischen Route "Orbayu" (8c / 500 Meter) am Naranjo De Bulnes im Nationalpark Picos de Europa, Spanien.

PRODUKTE

Leicht-Gamaschen auch für den Sommer (c) Kahtoola

Produktvorstellung: Leicht-Gamaschen auch für den Sommer

Gamaschen sind nur was für den Winter? Von wegen! Die INSTA™gaiters von Kahtoola eignen sich besonders auch für den Sommer. Diese Leicht­gamaschen verhindern, dass Schmutz, Steinchen oder Ästchen in den Schuh gelangen und sind wasserabweisend.

PANORAMA

Neue Boulderhalle im Sportpark Bad Tölz geöffnet (c) KBZ Bad Tölz

Neue Boulderhalle im Sportpark Bad Tölz geöffnet

Seit einer Woche hat die moderne Kletteranlage im Sportpark Bad Tölz wieder eröffnet. Zum gleichen Zeitpunkt ging die neue Boulderhalle, in die man über eine Verbindungsbrücke von bestehender Kletteranlage gelangt, endlich an den Start.