Alex Megos in Margalef (c) Frank Kretschmann / Red Bull Content Pool

Die Alex Megos Formel (1/4)

Vier Episoden, eine Geschichte: Die Alex Megos Formel ist ein Filmportrait des jungen Spitzenkletterers Alexander Megos. Aufgeteilt in vier Episoden begibt sich der Zuschauer auf die Suche nach der Erfolgsformel, begleitet Alex auf Reisen und bei Kletterprojekten, lernt seine Herkunft und Heimat kennen.
Alex Megos in "Jungle Speed" (9a) in Siurana (c) Tenaya Climbing

[VIDEO] Alex Megos in „Jungle Speed“ (9a) in Siurana

Just after the send of the route "Estado Crítico", first world's 9a onsight, Alex Megos talks about Siurana and "Jungle Speed", a 9a in "La Capella" sector.
Alex Megos in "Modified" (9a+) in the Frankenjura (c) Tenaya Climbing

[VIDEO] Alex Megos in „Modified“ (9a+) in the Frankenjura

During the visit of Ramon Julián in Frankenjura, Spring 2014, Alex Megos sends "Modified" (9a+). This route is considered by the German climber to be at the same grade level of "Corona" (9a+), the super classic and hardest route in Frankenjura at that time.
Alexander Megos gelingt mit "Supernova" die erste 11+ im Frankejura (c) Julian Söhnlein

Alexander Megos gelingt mit „Supernova“ die erste 11+ im Frankenjura

Am 01.10.2015 schrieb der Erlanger Alexander Megos erneut Klettergeschichte, indem er mit seiner Erstbegehung von "Supernova" der Fränkischen Schweiz die erste glatte 11+ bescherte.
Arco Rock Legends 2015 winners (c) Nicola Tremolada / planetmountain.com

Arco Rock Legends 2015 winners

On Friday 04/09/2015 during the 10th Arco Rock Legends celebration in Arco, Italy, Alexander Megos received the Salewa Rock Award while Adam Ondra won the La Sportiva Competition Award. The prestigious Dryarn Climbing Ambassador by Aquafil prize was handed to John Ellison, founder of CAC - Climbers Against Cancer.
David Firnenburg und Alex Megos bouldern im Frankenjura (c) Firnenburgbrothers.com

[VIDEO] David Firnenburg und Alex Megos bouldern im Frankenjura

Wenn David Firnenburg und Alex Megos in der Fränkischen zusammen bouldern gehen und mit der Kamera draufhalten, dann muss man als Zuschauer nicht lange warten, bis es richtig zur Sache geht. Entsprechend reihen sich auch in diesem Video schnörkellos Boulder an Boulder von 8A bis 8B.
The Young Savages - Die jungen Wilden (c) Panico Alpinverlag

Bildband von Claudia Ziegler: The Young Savages – Die jungen Wilden

Der opulente Bildband "The Young Savages" der österreichischen Fotografin Claudia Ziegler gibt einen intimen Einblick in die Lebens- und Gedankenwelt der jungen Kletter-Avant-Garde. Sie war oft mehrere Tage bei den herausragenden Talenten zu Gast und hat sie in ihrem Alltag begleitet.
Red Bull Five Blocks: Die Highlights der Highballs (c) Red Bull Content Pool

[VIDEO] Red Bull Five Blocks: Die Highlights der Highballs

Man nehme Bernd Zangerl, den Silvapark Galtür, fünf Highballs und zehn internationale Boulderspezialisten und vereine diese geballte Power in einem Event. Das Ergebnis: Klettersport auf höchstem Niveau beim "Red Bull Five Blocks".
Alex Megos beim Red Bull Five Blocks 2015 (c) Armin Walcher / Red Bull Content Pool

Red Bull Five Blocks 2015: Teamwork, Taktik und sportliche Höchstleistung in Galtür

Zehn internationale Top-Boulderer und fünf anspruchsvolle Boulderprobleme - beim Red Bull Five Blocks vom 6.-9. August gaben sich Topathleten des Klettersports ein Stelldichein im Tiroler Paznaun.
Ashima Shiraishi (c) Petzl / Parker Alec Cross

Arco Rock Legends 2015: 10 Years Of Simply The Best

On Friday, September 4, 2015 the Arco Rock Legends will celebrate its 10th edition and assign the prestigious Salewa Rock Award and La Sportiva Competition Award during the Rock Master Festival and the World Youth Climbing Championships 2015.
The Four Pieces Of Gear Alex Megos Always Has In His Bag (c) EpicTV

[VIDEO] The Four Pieces Of Gear Alex Megos Always Has In His Bag

What does Alex Megos never leave home without? EpicTV caught up with the German climbing maestro to unpick the contents of his crag bag and uncover the kit that he considers absolutely essential.
Tommy Caldwell Digs Deep On Slippery, Ice-Covered Crack Climb (Epic Climber, Ep. 7) (c) EpicTV

[VIDEO] Tommy Caldwell Digs Deep On Slippery, Ice-Covered Crack Climb (Epic Climber, Ep. 7)

How do you push some of the world's best climbers to their breaking points? Add ice to an already burly crack climb. The conditions might have seem perfect as our four climbers arrive at the summit of Chamonix's Aiguille du Midi, but on the rock, the reality is very different.
Raw Power Vs Flawless Technique In The Epic Climber Gym (Epic Climber, Ep. 6) (c) EpicTV

[VIDEO] Raw Power Vs Flawless Technique In The Epic Climber Gym (Epic Climber, Ep....

After several days spent tearing up the local crags, today our Epic Climber team of Hazel Findlay, Alex Megos, Emily Harrington and Tommy Caldwell are heading indoors.
Alex Megos Gets Taken To His Limit By An Unclimbed Project (Epic Climber, Ep. 5) (c) EpicTV

[VIDEO] Alex Megos Gets Taken To His Limit By An Unclimbed Project (Epic Climber,...

The thing that separates truly great climbers from everyone else out there is their ability to flip the switch and give it everything they've got at a moment's notice.
Alex Megos Climbs "Van De Panique" (8c/5.14b) In The Pouring Rain (Epic Climber, Ep. 4) (c) EpicTV

[VIDEO] Alex Megos Climbs „Van De Panique“ (8c/5.14b) In The Pouring Rain (Epic Climber,...

Described by Adam Ondra as "one of the best sport crags in the world" the "Cry Baby" sector of Rawyl is characteristic of many Swiss sport climbing venues. Tall, imposing and very steep.
The Perfect Bouldering Session Is About More Than Just The Problems (Epic Climber, Ep. 3) (c) EpicTV

[VIDEO] The Perfect Bouldering Session Is About More Than Just The Problems (Epic Climber,...

It's not every day that climbers get the opportunity to develop practically untouched bouldering areas, but on the second day of Epic Climber, that's exactly what happened.
Alex Megos Sends A Wild 8c Dyno Pitch (Epic Climber, Ep. 2) (c) EpicTV

[VIDEO] Alex Megos Sends A Wild 8c Dyno Pitch (Epic Climber, Ep. 2)

Alex Megos didn't start this climb expecting a wild sideways dyno at the crux, but after Tommy Caldwell snapped off the only usable holds on this sequence, that is exactly what he found.
Tommy Caldwell And Emily Harrington Battle An Unclimbed Line On The Balme Wall (Epic Climber, Ep. 1) (c) Epic TV

[VIDEO] Tommy Caldwell And Emily Harrington Battle An Unclimbed Line On The Balme Wall...

The first challenge of Epic Climber is a doozy - a 150 metre multi-pitch named 'Le Concile De Pierre.' The route climbs the Balme Wall, an impressive limestone face capped at half-height by a blank, horizontal roof.
4 Incredible Climbers, 4 Completely Different Climbing Challenges (Epic Climber, Teaser) (c) EpicTV

[VIDEO] 4 Incredible Climbers, 4 Completely Different Climbing Challenges (Epic Climber, Teaser)

What happens if you put a world-class sport climber on an alpine crack? Or if you ask a renowned big wall climber to develop an untouched boulder field? In the Summer of 2014, EpicTV found out.
Alexander Megos in "Double Demerit" (V14) (c) Exileded

[VIDEO] Alexander Megos in „Double Demerit“ (V14)

Derzeit ist Alex Megos mal wieder "Down Under" unterwegs und versetzt erneut die Fangemeinde in Verzückung. In diesem Video macht er mit dem australischen Testpiece "Double Demerit" (V14) kurzen Prozess und - wie bei ihm so üblich - schaut es so aus, als ob da noch eine Menge Luft nach oben wäre.
Alex Megos in "Lucid Dreaming" (8C) (c) Ken Etzel, Red Bull Content Pool

[VIDEO] Alex Megos in „Lucid Dreaming“ (8C)

Es war sein härtestes und sein längstes Projekt: 11 Tage "arbeitete" Alex Megos an dem 8C-Boulder "Lucid Dreaming" in Bishop/Kalifornien. Erstmals hatte er sich im November 2014 daran versucht, musste aber nach drei erfolglosen Tagen wieder zurück nach Deutschland.
Nalle Hukkataival climbs V15 first ascent despite a badly injured leg (c) EpicTV

[VIDEO] Nalle Hukkataival climbs V15 first ascent despite a badly injured leg

Nalle Hukkataival has had a pretty up and down start to 2015. It didn't begin well when he sliced open his calf in a bouldering fall. However, he's already back in action, and how! He's made the first ascent of a plum line in Red Rocks, Nevada, called it "Kintsugi" and graded it 8C.
Alex Megos and the accidental 9a Onsight (c) EpicTV

[VIDEO] Alex Megos and the accidental 9a Onsight

In this episode we're back with Alex Megos for the final part of our interview and today we're asking Alex to tell the story of his best known achievement - becoming the first person in the world to onsight 9a. An accomplishment that would have been unthinkable less than a decade ago.
[VIDEO] La Sportiva Legends Only 2014: Behind The Scences

[VIDEO] La Sportiva Legends Only 2014: Behind The Scences

Join us on a trip through the whole process that goes on behind the best climbing competition of the year! Check out the video to see the top 6 climbers in the world working with the best route-setters to achieve the most amazing problems possible, footage from the competition that brings you so much closer to the action, what the climbers are doing when they are waiting for their go and of course a little something from the crazy afterparty!
[VIDEO] Exposure Vol. II - Official Trailer

[VIDEO] Exposure Vol. II – Official Trailer

Exposure Vol II follows athletes Daniel Woods, Jimmy Webb, Alex Megos, Alex Puccio, and Dmitry Sharafutdinov as they push both their own personal limits and the limits of climbing. This year's film brings you stories and ascents from around the globe including Russia, Switzerland, Germany, Bishop, and Colorado in a heart-pounding, forearm pump-inducing journey to discover the impossible. Catch Daniel's ascent of Lucid Dreaming 8C/V15, Alex Megos on Action Directe 9A/5.14d, and Alex Puccio on her first V13/8B, Top Notch.

TIPP DER REDAKTION

Dani Arnold mit neuem Speed Rekord an der Großen Zinne Nordwand (c) Mammut

Dani Arnold mit neuem Speed Rekord an der Großen Zinne Nordwand

Dani Arnold stellt im September 2019 an der Grossen Zinne eine neue Rekordzeit auf. Der Mammut Pro Team Athlet besteigt die Nordwand über die Comici-Dimai-Route in 46 Minuten und 30 Sekunden. Damit hält der 35-Jährige an vier der sechs grossen Nordwände Europas den Speed Rekord.

PRODUKTE

'Alles Klettern ist Problemlösen' von Angela Eiter (c) Tyrolia Verlag

Buchvorstellung: „Alles Klettern ist Problemlösen“ von Angela Eiter

Sportkletterer wissen: Klettern heißt Bewegungsprobleme knacken, die einem die Wand stellt. Diesem fesselnden, Geist und Körper gleichermaßen fordernden Spiel in der Vertikalen ist „Angy“ seit ihrer Kindheit verfallen.

PANORAMA

JDAV-Gruppen sammeln 2,6 Tonnen gebrauchte Daunenprodukte (c) Mountain Equipment

JDAV-Gruppen sammeln 2,6 Tonnen gebrauchte Daunenprodukte

Das Jubiläumsprojekt "DownUpCycling" von der Jugend des Deutschen Alpenvereins (JDAV) und Mountain Equipment endete am 30. Juni 2019 nach 100 Tagen Sammelzeit.