Multi-pitch in Ratikon - Déjà (8c+) has been bolted in 12.9.1992 by Michi Wyser and Andres Lietha. 27 years after Fabian Buhl is the first to free climb this incredible project with the support of Andres Lietha. Discover the amazing story behind the first free ascent of "Déjà"
FrictionLabs Pro Matt Gentile is back in action roaming the unexplored badlands of Flagstaff, AZ. With climbing filmmaker Nathaniel Davison in tow the duo showcase some of the most progressive first ascents in The West!
In the hinterlands of Flagstaff, AZ lie untouched Limestone and Sandstone boulders straight out of a climber's day dream. Join FrictionLabs Pro Matt Gentile as he transforms this dreamscape from imagination into reality.
Bernd found and developed this peaceful valley since 2013. In this movie he opens the most classic lines and shows Giuliano the best project of the area, the tricky "Gran Paradiso" (~8c)
After his historic first free ascent of the Dawn Wall, on El Capitan, Kevin Jorgeson needed another project - out of the limelight. He found it on Higher Cathedral Spire.
Rotpunkt dokumentiert die Anfänge, die Qual und die Kunst des Rotpunkt-Kletterns und zeigt die Bemühungen von Alex Megos, die Grenzen neu zu definieren.
In the 2nd episode of this seasons La Sportiva Living Legends, we travel to Wales, in particular Snowdonia, a place where one of the best trad climbers in the world Hazel Findlay calls her home.
BD Athlete Nalle Hukkatiaval is driven by first ascents. For him, the moment of actually climbing a boulder problem is secondary—a mere 10%—compared to the hard work of actually unearthing the line.
Der Film begleitet die The North Face Skialpinisten Hilaree Nelson und Jim Morrison bei der ersten Abfahrt vom vierthöchsten Gipfel der Welt – dem 8516 Meter hohen Lhotse.
Spannende Generationenduelle, glückliche Gewinner und ein neuer Speed-Rekord bei den Damen bildeten die Eckpfeiler dieses packenden Wettkampf-Wochenendes. Am Ende lachten Alma Bestvater (DAV Weimar) und Jan Hojer (DAV Frankfurt/Main) vom obersten Podiumsplatz.
Bernd Zangerl has been visiting the italian Val Di Orco in the Region of Piemont for many years. He fell in love with this beautiful wild alpine valley and the local people living there.
‘Mirror Wall’, the debut feature film from Coldhouse Collective, follows the latest expedition from world- class climber Leo Houlding and his team as they take on the imposing Mirror Wall, a 1200m vertical tower in the polar mountains of Greenland.
In early 2019 Pete Whittaker and Tom Randall visited the crack climbing mecca, Canyonlands.
A short film of Steve McClure on GreatNess Wall (E10 7a) filmed by Keith Sharples. He was going to take pictures but thought a fall from the last move would look far better...
Developed and designed by climbing legend Fred Nicole the Aleon is the latest addition to our climbing shoe range.
On the 30th anniversary of his ascent of Agincourt, the first 8C rock climb in France, Ben Moon embarks on a trip down memory lane to once again visit the place that played such an important role in the history of sport climbing.
Unbeknownst to his millions of fans, BD Ambassador Chris Burkard - the prolific adventure photographer and filmmaker - has a crack addiction.
This tells the tale of Dave MacLeod climbing the worlds most notorious E9 "Indian Face". First put up by Johny Dawes in the 80s it's still recognised as a test piece to any modern climber!
"When you climb above the sea you get a very special feeling because you really try to forget that you are climbing so high". Enjoy the summer vibes from Mallorca with the K-team Jernej Kruder & Julia Kruder crushing hard lines high above the Sea.
South African climber Matt Bush makes the first ascent of Skywalker (7C/V9), a highball boulder problem in Rocklands, Cederberg, South Africa.
Great day out in cova de ocell. Most days you come up empty handed so it’s important to enjoy the fleeting moments when things come together.
The Orb is a short and stout sport climb in Boulder Canyon, CO. In this video, Lynn Hill and Fred Knapp test their wits and enjoy the process of climbing hard in the shadow of Castle Rock.
In this film, Jake explores the highs and lows of his journey to complete "The Wheel of Life" and the importance of commitment and dedication when chasing your goals.
Vom Einrichten einer wunderschönen 9a+ in Bosnien während des "Drill and Chill Festivals" bis hin zu einem ersten Durchstiegsversuch der berühmten Mehrseillängenroute "Spomin" (8c+) in Kroatien gestaltete sich Adam Ondras Roadtrip über den Balkan im Südosten Europas als historischer Meilenstein.
In the summer of 2018, during a three-month road trip, Jimmy Webb made a spontaneous decision to try "Dreamcatcher", the iconic Chris Sharma route in Squamish, British Columbia.