Sportklettern & Bouldern

Sportklettern & Bouldern

Nalle Hukkataival in Rocklands - The Realm (c) Kevin Takashi Smith

Nalle Hukkataival has been in South Africa developing a new bouldering area called The Realm, found in the Bideouw Valley near Rocklands.

Hazel Findlay: From shoulder operation to sending 8c (c) teamBMC

A personal and revealing portrait into the demands of being a professional climber. Features unique behind-the-scenes footage and inspiring shots of one of Hazel's hardest sends: Mind Control (8c) at Oliana.

Edu Marin on 'Valhalla', 380m (9a?) in China (c) Edu Marin

Edu Marin had never before tried to release a multipich of this caliber, to climb for hours on that roof... Sometimes Edu had the feeling that it never ended and that he was lost in a rock sky. Edu calculate that he has more to climb more than 250 meters of pure roof, an authentic madness

Climbing in Uskedalen, Norway (c) Kullaberg Classics

Climbing in Uskedalen, a climbing area sometimes referred to as 'Norway's Yosemite'. The valley has roughly 60 routes on walls that rise up to 600 meters, and holds potential for many new routes.

Babsi Zangerl And Jacopo Ignore The Bolts On 'Gondo Crack' (8c) (c) EpicTV

Babsi Zangerl and Jacopo Larcher have a pretty good lifestyle. Travelling the world to climb the hardest routes they can find. Gondo crack is a 17-meter finger crack in Switzerland, usually climbed using bolts as protection.

BD Athlete Hazel Findlay on 'Tainted Love' (5.13d) (c) Black Diamond Equipment

BD Athlete Hazel Findlay is known for her rad trad ability, whether she’s freeing El Cap or climbing crumbly sea-cliffs with sparse protection. When she arrived in Squamish last summer, a friend and fellow Brit knew just the route she should try.

ROCKdays 2018 Kletterfestival (c) Defrancesco

Im PillerseeTal in den Kitzbüheler Alpen werden Anfang Juni wieder die Miss und Master of ROCKdesaster beim Cold Water Soloing gesucht.

9b at 1800m: Pirmin Bertle in 'La Cène du (Roi) Lézard' (c) Pirmin Bertle

The name of the route is another dedication to the oeuvre of Jim Morrison – the climbing is a present for anyone who joins this game of weird scenes (or moves) inside the gold mine (referring to one of the most impressive landscape, flora and fauna settings among climbing spots in the Alps).

Steve McClure makes epic ascent of 6-pitch Verdon 8b super route (c) teamBMC

Take Steve McClure (Britain's top sport climber) and Neil Mawson (E10-conquering dark horse). Throw them into the dizzying Verdon Gorge then stir well with the film-making skills of Rich Heap and Ben Pritchard. Attempting a spectacular multi-pitch route, the duo find themselves way off route and have to dig deep to find success.

Triple 11 - Three times 9a in Kochel (c) Pirmin Bertle

After one decade of absence from Bavaria I am proudly presenting some first sends from the place I really learned climbing at: Kochel. Before leaving to Switzerland in 2006 the routes we climbed here where up to 20m long, mainly of resistance or bouldery style. Meanwhile Kochel has grown big.

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Boulderweltcup 2018 Finale im Münchner Olympiastadion

Nur noch wenige Tage, dann kämpfen die besten Kletterinnen und Kletterer der Welt im Münchner Olympiastadion um den Tagessieg beim Boulderweltcup München - und um wertvolle letzte Punkte für das Gesamtranking. Das Mega-Event lockt jedes Jahr tausende Zuschauerinnen und Zuschauer ins Stadion und vor die Bildschirme.