Paige Claassen Sends 'Algorithm' (9a) (c) La Sportiva North America

With a month in the Fins ahead of her, Paige Claassen set her sights on "Algorithm," a project she put down surprisingly fast. First climbed by fellow La Sportiva athlete Jonathan Siegrist in 2012, Claassen's send marks the first repeat of the route, proposed as 5.14d/9a by Siegrist.

Der Sheriff | SicherAmBerg - Sportklettern Trailer (c) Österreichischer Alpenverein

Der Alpenverein geht mit seiner Initiative "SicherAmBerg" jetzt auch das Thema Lehrvideos an. Dabei werden die Empfehlungen und das gesammelte Wissen der Bergsport-Abteilung in Form von kurzen Videoclips aufbereitet. Viel Spaß mit dem ersten Teil! :)

Statement of Youth - Trailer (c) UKClimbing TV

The 1980’s saw climbing standards rise exponentially. At the start of the decade, 7b+ was cutting edge, but by the end of the 80’s 9a was the new world standard.

Nina Caprez: To Bolt Or Not To Be (5.14a) (c) Arc'teryx

Climbing To Bolt Or Not To Be (5.14a) in Smith Rock is like learning over 100 choreographed moves of a difficult dance. Nina Caprez shares her story of working her way up all 40 meters of perfectly smooth, vertical wall.

Alex Honnold - Ted Talk 2018 (c) Ted Talks

Imagine being by yourself in the dead center of a 3,000-foot vertical cliff -- without a rope to catch you if you fall. For professional rock climber Alex Honnold, this dizzying scene marked the culmination of a decade-long dream. In a hair-raising talk, he tells the story of how he summited Yosemite's El Capitan, completing one of the most dangerous free solo climbs ever.

REEL ROCK 13 Official Trailer (c) REEL ROCK

REEL ROCK 13 delivers jaw-dropping action, soulful journeys and rollicking humor in a brand new collection of the year’s best climbing films. From Olympic training centers to the frozen landscape of Antarctica, explore the cutting edge of climbing with four new films. Featuring Adam Ondra, Madaleine Sorkin, Alex Honnold, Conrad Anker and many more.

Why We Climb (c) UKClimbing TV

Earlier this year UKClimbing and Rab teamed up to create a film that captured the heart and soul of the Women's Trad Festival. Irrespective of whether you're young or old, male or female, new or experienced, the reasons why we climb are much the same: for the friends, for the movement, for the people, for the places, and perhaps most of all - because it's fun.

Miranda Oakley - First Woman to Solo the Nose in a Day (c) Outpost Cinema

Meet Miranda Oakley, the first woman to solo the Nose on El Capitan in a day. Take brief look into her life as a full-time climbing guide, big wall climber, and local to Yosemite Valley.

Free Solo 360 | National Geographic (c) National Geographic

Immerse yourself in the experience of free solo climbing Yosemite’s famous El Capitan alongside Alex Honnold in this breathtaking 360 video.

Annapurna III - Unclimbed (c) David Lama

"Annapurna III - Unclimbed" is an award-winning 12-min documentary featuring the 2016 expedition to the Himalayas of Nepal led by David Lama together with Austrian alpinists Hansjörg Auer and Alex Blümel.



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

Im kommenden Jahr feiert der Deutsche Alpenverein seinen 150. Geburtstag. Die Bandbreite der Themen und Termine ist riesig.