Steve McClure

Steve McClure

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.

Steve McClure climbs Britain's hardest climb: Rainman 9b (c) teamBMC

Where is your limit? Would you recognise it? For Steve McClure it’s an endless series of matchstick edges and nothing holds, high above the Yorkshire Dales. If this climb was one move longer, it would still be a dream… instead it’s the UK’s hardest-ever climb.

Adam Ondra tries Rainman (9b): Britain's hardest climb (c) teamBMC

One of the highlights of 2017 was Steve McClure climbing Britain's first 9b: Rainman at Malham. In November 2017, Adam Ondra paid a flying visit to the UK to speak at Kendal Film Festival.

Steve McClure Takes On Five 8b+ Routes In Five Days (Part 1) (c) EpicTV

Steve McClure attempts five 8b+ routes in five days around north-west Spain. Richie Patterson, author of the Roca Verde guidebook, originally asked Steve to come out to Spain to help him choose an 8b+ to project, and somehow it turned into this monumental challenge for the climbing legend.

Steve McClure in "Hubble" (8c+) (c) Archiv Steve McClure

Der 1970 geborene britische Kletterprofi, Routensetzer und Private-Coach Steve McClure gehört seit Jahren zu den erfolgreichsten Vertretern der "wilden Kletter-Insel" Großbritanniens.

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] Marmot Rocks Zillertal 2013 (Trailer)

Rain, snow & temperatures around 4 degrees - not the best conditions for the "Marmot Rocks Zillertal 2013" trip. Nevertheless, motivation and fun were high for the Marmot PROs Gerhard Hörhager, Markus Bock, Matilda Söderlund, Steve McClure, Neil Mawson, Lucy Creamer, Dodo Kopold, Lena Herrmann, Nina & Christian Schlesener, Matthias Trottmann, Albert Leichtfried and Sarah Seeger.

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DAV Bergunfallstatistik 2016/17 (c) DAV/Wolfgang Ehn

So gering war das Risiko noch nie, beim Bergsport tödlich zu verunglücken. In den Jahren 2016 und 2017 sind insgesamt 71 DAV-Mitglieder in den Bergen ums Leben gekommen, das entspricht einem Rückgang um 28% im Vergleich zum Berichtszeitraum davor.