Chris Sharma on 'Everything is Karate' (5.14c/d) (c) Sharma Channel

[VIDEO] Chris Sharma on „Everything is Karate“ (5.14c/d)

Chris Sharma and Tommy Caldwell on leaning tower project and Chris makes second ascent of "Everything is Karate". One more time thanks to CASHUS PUHVEL, aka "best drone pilot in Bishop (California)", who film these amazing aerial shots.
REEL ROCK 12 Official Trailer (c) REEL ROCK

[VIDEO] REEL ROCK 12 Official Trailer

We've been following the world's most exciting climbers, documenting their gripping tales and groundbreaking sends. REEL ROCK 12 brings you stories from the edge, featuring big names and breakout stars.
Oliana: Good Times 2017 (c) Sharma Channel

[VIDEO] Oliana: Good Times 2017

It's incredible to come back to Oliana year after year and see how this cliff has become an international epicenter for high end sport climbing. It's given me the opportunity to enjoy many special moments with good friends, trying hard routes together and having fun!
Chris Sharma und Pol Roca in Bishop (c) Sharma Channel

[VIDEO] Chris Sharma und Pol Roca in Bishop

So good being back in CA. Our next stop was the amazing boulders of The Buttermilks. From the first time Chris Sharma came here as a little kid this place has had a huge influence on him as a climber and who he is as a person.
Vertical-Life startet Partnerschaft mit Chris Sharma (c) Vertical-Life

Vertical-Life startet Partnerschaft mit Chris Sharma

Das junge Unternehmen Vertical-Life startet eine Kooperation mit Kletter-Botschafter Chris Sharma. Der Profi-Athlet, Kletterhallenbetreiber und Unternehmer ist überzeugt davon, dass Vertical-Life als Plattform die Entwicklung des Kletterns auf eine nachhaltige Art und Weise unterstützt.

[VIDEO] Chris Sharma… back in business with „Joe Mama“ (9a+)

Mid October 2016 Chris Sharma managed to send "Joe Mama" (9a+) at Oliana, a route that had challenged him a lot last season. It's been quite a year with so many new experiences.
Chris Sharma training day in San Miguel del Fai (c) Chris Sharma

[VIDEO] Chris Sharma training day in San Miguel del Fai

A training session with Chris Sharma and his friends Edu Marin, Gerard Rull and Diego Marsella. Some days you feel stronger than others but the important thing is to enjoy what you do with good friends!
Chris Sharma in Le Blond Project (c) Chris Sharma

[VIDEO] Chris Sharma in Le Blond Project

My buddy Jason Momoa and his family came over for dinner the other night and we were checking out some of the footage we've been shooting this year; in particular this amazing futuristic project called Le Blond located in Peramola Catalunya.
Chris Sharma on his Mont Rebei Project (Episode 1) (c) Chris Sharma

[VIDEO] Chris Sharma on his Mont Rebei Project (Episode 1)

Chris Sharma had an amazing spring season back on his multi pitch project in Mont Rebei with his good friend Klemen Becan. This is one of the most impressive lines he has ever put up and its gonna be amazing when it finally goes!
Chris Sharma "Mallorcan Dreams" (c) Chris Sharma

[VIDEO] Chris Sharma „Mallorcan Dreams“

I've been to some amazing places in my life but Mallorca may top the list as my favorite. When you see this video I think it's pretty easy to understand why. This is some footage taken a few years back exploring the amazing potential on the wild west coast around the village of Soller.
What Does It Take To Be One Of The World's Elite Climbers? (c) EpicTV

[VIDEO] What Does It Take To Be One Of The World’s Elite Climbers?

In episode one of Epic Climber, Chris Sharma invites Sasha Digiulian, Edu Marin and Adam Ondra to his new gym in Barcelona. After a little warm up at the wall, the guys head to Santa Linya for two days of climbing on some of the world's hardest routes.
Chris Sharma 'Futuristic Old School' (c) Chris Sharma

[VIDEO] Chris Sharma „Futuristic Old School“

Last year Chris Sharma teamed up with his good friend, mentor and climbing legend Marc Le Menestrel. They bolted a beautiful and savage route in La Cova de l'Ocell called "El Hombre Que No Ama". It's a cool mix of crimpy "old school" climbing mixed with a futuristic vision. Chris likes to call it "Futuristic Old School".
Chris Sharma on "Catalan Witness The Fitness" (8C) (c) SHARMA

[VIDEO] Chris Sharma on „Catalan Witness The Fitness“ (8C)

In January 2016 Chris Sharma made the first ascent of a long endurance problem at Cova de Ocell, Spain that he refers to as the "Catalan Witness the Fitness." On his new YouTube Channel he states: "This first video is of an amazing boulder problem I did back in January. Enjoy and all the best!"
Kai Lightner in "Era Vella" (9a) (c) Evolv Sports

[VIDEO] Kai Lightner in „Era Vella“ (9a)

Der 15-jährige US-Amerikaner Kai Lightner nahm sich Anfang 2015 gerade einmal 10 Tage Zeit, um zum ersten Mal auf einen Klettertrip außerhalb der USA zu gehen und dort seine bis dato schwierigste Route zu versuchen.
Stefano Ghisolfi Repeats Chris Sharma's "Demencia Senil" (9a+) (c) EpicTV

[VIDEO] Stefano Ghisolfi Repeats Chris Sharma’s „Demencia Senil“ (9a+)

Italian strong man Stefano Ghisolfi made a pilgrimage to the Spanish climbing mecca of Margalef to attempt a piece of climbing history. "Demencia Senil" (9a+/5.15a), first established by Chris Sharma in 2009, is a monumentally steep roof climbed almost exclusively on small, sharp pockets.
Chris Sharma on his hardest first acscent: "El Bon Combat" (9b/9b+) (c) RedBull.com

[VIDEO] Chris Sharma on his hardest first ascent: „El Bon Combat“ (9b/9b+)

His days climbing at the highest level seemed to be behind him. But then in early March, Chris Sharma proved he's still got what it takes, pulling off a spectacular first ascent of El Bon Combat outside Barcelona, Spain.
Chris Sharma in "El Bon Combat" (9b/+) (c) Chris Sharma

Chris Sharma sends his project „El Bon Combat“ (9b/+)

On March 7, 2015 Chris Sharma did the first ascent of "El Bon Combat" (9b/+). Two years ago after climbing "La Dura Dura" it was time for Chris to mix it up. Years of single pointed focus on pushing the limits of sport climbing had taken a bit of a toll.
[VIDEO] La Dura Complete: The Hardest Rock Climb In The World

[VIDEO] La Dura Complete: The Hardest Rock Climb In The World

Chris Sharma and Adam Ondra spent two years working together to climb La Dura Dura (5.15c / 9b+), the world's hardest climb. This film tells the story of their unique collaboration and shows Adam's historic first ascent and Chris' second ascent.
[VIDEO] Into the light - Episode 4

[VIDEO] Into the light – Episode 4

Watch the last Episode of Into the light. Climbing legends Stefan Glowacz (Germany) and Chris Sharma (USA) team up to master a climbing route in the Majlis al Jinn cave in Oman. The route has never been attempted before and counts as the world's longest roof climb with 13 pitches.
Stefan Glowacz und Chris Sharma klettern längstes Höhlendach der Welt

Stefan Glowacz und Chris Sharma klettern längstes Höhlendach der Welt

Kletterlegenden Stefan Glowacz (GER) und Chris Sharma (USA) klettern Route in der Majlis al Jinn Höhle im Oman. Keiner hat bisher versucht, die Linie zu begehen. Sie gilt als längstes Dach der Welt mit 13 Seillängen.
[VIDEO] Into the light - Episode 3

[VIDEO] Into the light – Episode 3

Climbing legends Stefan Glowacz (Germany) and Chris Sharma (USA) team up to master a climbing route in the Majlis al Jinn cave in Oman. The route has never been attempted before and counts as the world's longest roof climb with 13 pitches.
[VIDEO] Space 2 Play - Episode 4: Chris Sharma

[VIDEO] Space 2 Play – Episode 4: Chris Sharma

Watch as the Sanuk climber, Chris Sharma, gives us a first-hand-look into his unconventional beginnings as a rock climber, barges the world famous, "The Mystery Spot" to find out if the legend is true, and scurries off to a secret bouldering haven among a poison oak forest.
[VIDEO] Into the light - Episode 2

[VIDEO] Into the light – Episode 2

"Into the light" is a title about an unprecedented, unique climbing project. However it is not set to be just another climbing project. The stage is set in the Hadschar Mountains, Oman. In many ways, this place is one of the unique places in the world. The exactly place and route of the project is still secret. One of the visitors described the place as a wonder of nature.
[VIDEO] Into the light - Episode 1

[VIDEO] Into the light – Episode 1

Into the light - Stefan Glowacz and Chris Sharma's secret climb. This crazy climb is shaping up to be a unique thrill ride for the two legends giving it a go. Stefan Glowacz - one of the first legends of modern rock climbing. Chris Sharma - said by many to be one of the best climbers to ever put hand to stone.
[VIDEO] Psicobloc: 3 Perspectives ... a climbing film

[VIDEO] Psicobloc: 3 Perspectives … a climbing film

On a beautiful August evening at the Olympic Training Center in Park City, Utah, climbing officially became a spectator sport! The packed house was up in arms watching the inaugural Psicobloc Master Series Competition, where a world class field of fierce competitors climbed side by side before falling 50 feet into the water below. PrAna ambassadors Chris Sharma, Jacinda Hunter and Jimmy Webb share their personal stories leading up to and during this high energy event.

TIPP DER REDAKTION

Rabenstein rüstet sich für die Eiskletter-Wettkampfsaison 2019 (c) Patrick Schwienbacher

Rabenstein rüstet sich für die Eiskletter-Wettkampfsaison 2019

Seit rund zwei Wochen ist der Eisturm Rabenstein für das Publikum geöffnet. Mit großem Erfolg, denn während der Feiertage rund um Weihnachten und Neujahr nutzten sehr viele Eiskletterer aus dem gesamten Alpenraum die Möglichkeit, im hinteren Passeiertal sicher auf Eis klettern zu können.

PRODUKTE

'Tod an der Alpspitze' von Irmgard Braun (c) Bergverlag Rother

Buchvorstellung: „Tod an der Alpspitze“ von Irmgard Braun

Ihr Leben ist ziemlich perfekt: Seit einem Jahr ist Jana mit Bruno verheiratet. Durch ihn hat sie die Berge kennengelernt, inzwischen klettert sie begeistert. Zwar arbeitet sie weiterhin als Grafikerin, doch sein Erfolg als Geschäftsmann ermöglicht es ihr, häufig ihrer Leidenschaft nachzugehen.

PANORAMA

150 Jahre DAV: Erste Infos zum Jubiläumsjahr 2019 (c) Deutscher Alpenverein

Drei große DAV-Themen für 2019: Mountainbike, #climbtotokyo, #unserealpen

Für den DAV steht das Jahr 2019 ganz im Zeichen des seines 150. Geburtstages. Große anstehende Themen gibt es darüber hinaus freilich trotzdem. In den Bereichen Mountainbiken, Wettkampfklettern und Naturschutz hat der DAV bereits im letzten Jahr große Projekte und Kampagnen ins Leben gerufen, die in diesem Jahr fortgesetzt werden.