Dave Graham

Dave Graham

Norway's Hanshelleren cave contains the densest concentration of hard sport climbs in the world. It's not where you would expect to find two of America's strongest boulderers.

Dave Graham on "The Phoenix" (8B+) (c) Trangoworld

Its June 2014. After working the problem on and off all winter, Trangoworld athlete Dave Graham climbs a new Colorado compression testpiece "The Phoenix" (8B+).

Adam Ondra gelingt "Jade" (FB 8B+) im Flash (c) The Island

Nach dem Boulderweltcup in Vail, den Adam Ondra als Dritter beendete, schien noch ein wenig Kraft übrig geblieben zu sein. Zusammen mit Dave Graham ging es in den Rocky Mountain National Park, um dort eine 8B und eine 8B+ zu flashen.

"Unreleased Shit" with Jimmy Webb, Daniel Woods and Dave Graham (c) Sean Morgan

Over the past year Sean Morgan has been #blessed (in his own words) with the privilege of shooting the worlds best bouldering all over Colorado. Lots of shit has gone down in front of his lens, but for whatever reason, maybe just being lazy, some world class send clips were just allowed to sit dormant on his hard drives, never to be seen by anyone... until now!!

Petzl RocTrip 2014 Episode 6 in Olympos, Geyikbayiri and Citdibi (c) Petzl

From October 14 to 19, the 2014 Petzl RocTrip embalmed itself in mythology. By closing out the tour in the ancient region of Olympos, Turkey, it went all out for the grand finale. From deep-water soloing to the chimera's flame, by way of archeological marvels and nights at 150 bpm, RocTrippers played in perfect harmony with the earth, air, water, and fire!

[VIDEO] Dave Graham in "Bridge of Ashes" (V15)

Follow the year-long story of Five Ten Elite Athlete Dave Graham as he goes after the first ascent of his latest project, Bridge of Ashes. So it was the Fall of 2011... Video by Bearcam Media and The Island.

[VIDEO] Daniel Woods RAGE Sends a New V15 Highball in Mexico | Viva Peñoles

In the dramatic conclusion to the Viva Peñoles series Daniel Woods climbs the 'omega king line' of the boulder of his dreams/nightmares in the beautiful but foreboding Mexican desert. After Jimmy Webb spots the overhung, highball problem, it claims a casualty when Dave Graham pops his tendon on it.

[VIDEO] This Boulder Is Like Something from Mars. Its Problems Are Even Crazier | Viva Peñoles

As the crew digs deep into the Peñoles landscape to uncover the area's true potential for hard bouldering, one boulder in particular captures the crew's attention. It's a massive monolith that looks like it fell out of the sky and oooh, mama, does it have some hard lines on it. Meanwhile Daniel Woods sends one of the hardest problems of the trip, 'El Lado Activo Del Infinito' (V14 8B+).

[VIDEO] The Bouldering Dream Team Discovers Amazing New Problems in Mexico | Viva Peñoles

In this episode the bouldering dream team continues to deliver by taking down many of the hard, established boulders and putting up some of their own in Peñoles, Mexico. Shawn Raboutou, a kid crusher who tagged along with the crew, gets his first FA and tackles a highball V12 called 'Señor de Cielos'. Daniel Woods continues his tear by flashing a testpiece V12 named 'Palabras', and Paul Robinson puts up a new V12 called the Prince.

[VIDEO] Daniel Woods

In this episode, the team adjusts to the harsh conditions of desert life and tackle their hardest bouldering ascents yet. Dave Graham repeats an overhanging face problem known as Corona Sin Ray v13 (8B), Jimmy figures out some wild moves to send Zugwang, V13 (8B), and Daniel nabs the second ascent of Markame V14 (8B+).

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Moritz Hans beim BWC München 2016. Foto: DAV/Marco Kost

In einer Woche findet der Boulderweltcup München statt. Nicht nur für die zahllosen Helfer beginnt deshalb nun die heiße Phase des Aufbaus, auch die deutschen Athleten befinden sich mittlerweile im Trainings-Endspurt.