American contender

American contender

Todd Perkins of St. George, Utah has put up what´s probably the hardest multi pitch route in the US and also a contender for...
The Mandala repeated

The Mandala repeated

The Bouldering Domain reports, New Englander, Dave Graham has made the second ascent of Chris Sharma´s unrated problem Mandala at the Buttermilks, California. The...
Bock´s secret...secrets

Bock´s secret…secrets

A while ago Germans, Markus Bock and Tamara Schlemmervisited the Sustenpass boulder area in Tessino, Switzerland. Markus´ newsworthy ascents included: ...
Not only Olympics

Not only Olympics

Tim ONeill of Australianbouldering reports: Paul Westwoodhas had an awesome springtime so far. First off, he sent his long-time project at Lot 33 in...
Malcolm Smith in Norway

Malcolm Smith in Norway

Sources in Norway says Malcolm Smith has visited Oslo to do some bouldering. At Foten, a.k.a. Fotenbleau, he put up one 8a bloc and...
9a in Poland

9a in Poland

Pole, Tomasz Oleksy has finally sent his long standing project, Tysiac kotletow (thousand pork chops ) at Roznow, near Nowy Sacz, Poland. He suggest...
Bollinger skips a mono

Bollinger skips a mono

Frenchman, Pierre Bollinger, a.k.a. the down-grader from Alsacehas opened Protection rapprochée, 8b+/c, at Gueberschwir in his home region. Judging from what we know...
Bindhammer ticks

Bindhammer ticks

Shortly before the Rock Master in Arco, Christian Bindhammer sent La Cura Plus, 8c, at Gravere outside Torino, Italy. ...and shortly...
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...
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+,...
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...
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...
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. ...
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.
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...

TIPP DER REDAKTION

Roger Schäli und Simon Gietl nach einer kurzen Nacht in der Berghütte Refuge de la Charpoua (2.841 m). Die Zwei sind kurz vor dem Aufbruch zur 6. klassischen Nordwand ihres Projekts NORTH6. Foto: John Thornton

Roger Schäli und Simon Gietl klettern die letzte Nordwand ihres NORTH6-Projekts:...

Roger Schäli und Simon Gietl schaffen den sechsten NORTH6-Gipfel, Grandes Jorasses (4.208 m), und beenden ihr Projekt nach 14 aktiven Tagen erfolgreich und glücklich.

PRODUKTE

Alpenvereinsjahrbuch BERG 2022 (c) Tyrolia-Verlag

Alpenvereinsjahrbuch BERG 2022

Das neue AV-Jahrbuch 2022 mit den Schwerpunkten Ortler und Freiheit. Die faszinierende Vielfalt alpiner Themen – für alle, die die Berge lieben.

PANORAMA

Bergsport und Yoga: Eine perfekte Kombination (c) Stefan Köchel

Bergsport und Yoga: Eine perfekte Kombination

Im Rahmen der Kampagne „Spüre Dich selbst“ setzt sich der Deutsche Alpenverein für einen gesundheitsorientierten Lebensstil ein – in den Bergen wie auch zuhause.